Kendall is an unincorporated community in Miami-Dade County, Florida, located about 10 miles southwest of Miami along U.S. Route 1. Situated on the edge of the Florida Everglades, Kendall is home to the Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport, one of the Miami metro area's general aviation airports. The community was named after an executive of the British Land Company, an organization responsible for mapping and surveying many parts of the state of Florida. Other nearby communities include Cutler Ridge (5 miles to the south) and Coral Gables (8 miles to the north).
According to the US Postal Service, Kendall, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Gables by the Sea (33156),
Palmetto Bay (33158, 33176),
Snapper Creek (33176),
Village of Palmetto Bay (33158, 33176),
West Dade (33196)