The second-oldest city in Miami-Dade County, Homestead is full of history and rich tradition. Founded in 1913, Homestead is a long-time epicenter of agricultural activity that boasts big city amenities wrapped in a small-town feel. In county that is exploding with cultural and economic growth, Homestead is no exception. The area is ripe with new residential home construction and a budding job sector. Moreover, Homestead is home to one the nation’s top sporting events. The Homestead-Miami Speedway is the annual site of the critical, final race of the NASCAR Sprint Cup.