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Merritt Island (zip 32953), Florida   Add Favorite    0 Reviews | Review This Place




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-Climate
-Water recreation
-Cost of living

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-Violent crime rate
-Rising living costs
-Arts and culture


What Bert Has To Say About Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville Metro Area


Palm Bay, Melbourne, and Titusville anchor a large and complex area of barrier islands, beach and coastal communities comprising what is known as the “Space Coast.” Cape Canaveral and the John F. Kennedy Space Center are located on the northernmost large barrier islands, adding considerable interest and economic benefit to the area. There are fine beaches on these islands, while the coast cities tend to carry most of the commercial, residential, and agricultural activity. Driven in part by the NASA facilities, there are a number of high tech firms in the area. The more family-oriented Palm Bay is the most populous of the three.

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Beach-city complex - Central Atlantic coast, 50 miles east/southeast of Orlando See Local Real Estate
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City: Merritt Island
Zip Codes: Merritt Island (zip 32953)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 31 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Merritt Island


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Merritt Island (zip 32953) is 5.20 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Merritt Island (zip 32953) jobs have Increased by 0.86 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Merritt Island (zip 32953)'s cost of living is 7.10% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Merritt Island (zip 32953)'s Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Merritt Island (zip 32953)'s population is 23,331 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.12 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Merritt Island (zip 32953) is $226,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -21.75%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Merritt Island (zip 32953) public schools spend $8,466 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Merritt Island (zip 32953). Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in Merritt Island. Home Appreciation is up 14.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Merritt Island Real Estate.
The median home price in Merritt Island is $226,000. Browse Homes in this Range.
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