Melbourne, Florida 

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FLORIDA TOTAL CASES REPORTED

53,285

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

79,640

+3.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$40,400

Median Home Price

$194,900

Best Places to Live in Melbourne, Florida

Beach-city complex - Central Atlantic coast, 50 miles east/southeast of Orlando. April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Melbourne, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Climate
-Water recreation
-Cost of living
Cons
-Violent crime rate
-Rising living costs
-Arts and culture

 $475,000 
552 Rio Casa Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2276 SqFt
 $439,900 
1995 Thesy Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2552 SqFt
 $265,000 
4939 Erin Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1572 SqFt

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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QUICK FACTS

City: Melbourne
Zip Codes: 32935 32901 32934 32903
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 31 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Melbourne is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Melbourne jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Melbourne's cost of living is 9.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Melbourne's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Melbourne, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Brevard county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Melbourne's population is 79,640 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Melbourne is $194,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Melbourne 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 Melbourne. More Education


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Housing Market in Melbourne

It's a good time to buy in Melbourne. Home Appreciation is up 7.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Melbourne Real Estate

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Reviews for Melbourne   27 Reviews
The Melbourne FL techie haven - 5/26/2018
I have lived in many areas of this town. It is growing and has a nice selection of older and very new areas. The access to beaches and parks is quick and well kept. ... Read More

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Answer to the comments who keep asking about crime - 7/18/2017
The rating on here is accurate. Crime is rather high. There's shootings and killings constantly. If you're coming from another state, just check floridatoday.com at... Read More

Crime in Melbourne,FL - 3/9/2017
Could someone tell me how the crime rate is in Melbourne? Are there murders? Is it a safe place to live? We are thinking of retiring there. Thank you... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MELBOURNE, FLORIDA
32935 32901 32934 32903

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