Melbourne, Florida 

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Economy in Melbourne, Florida

Melbourne has an unemployment rate of 3.6%. The US average is 3.9%.

Melbourne has seen the job market increase by 1.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 40.7%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Melbourne
- The Sales Tax Rate for Melbourne is 7.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Melbourne is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Melbourne
- The average income of a Melbourne resident is $24,355 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Melbourne resident is $40,400 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMelbourne, FloridaUnited States
  3.6%3.9%
  1.9%1.6%
  40.7%33.5%
  7.0%7.3%
  0.0%4.6%
  $26,266$31,177
  $43,159$57,652
  $56,305$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.2%6.2%
  9.8%10.4%
  1.5%2.7%
  14.5%11.6%
  2.7%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  2.1%2.1%
  3.1%4.7%
  1.9%1.9%
  6.9%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  6.0%4.3%
  9.0%9.3%
  14.4%13.8%
  2.7%2.2%
  8.2%7.4%
  5.5%4.9%
  4.9%4.8%
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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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