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Population in 2012: 104,124 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +31.1%
Males: 49,407  (47.5%)
Females: 54,717  (52.5%)

Median resident age:  39.6 years
Florida median age:  40.3 years

Zip codes: 32907, 32908.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,802 (it was $36,508 in 2000)
Palm Bay:

$36,802
FL:

$45,040
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,570

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $95,200 (it was $76,200 in 2000)
Palm Bay:

$95,200
FL:

$148,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $132,197; Detached houses: $135,851; Townhouses or other attached units: $98,415; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $65,165; Mobile homes: $52,854

Median gross rent in 2012: $908.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 32905, 32907, 32908, 32909.

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  • White alone - 65,967 (63.9%)
  • Black alone - 17,590 (17.0%)
  • Hispanic - 14,572 (14.1%)
  • Two or more races - 2,542 (2.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1,789 (1.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 349 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 331 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 50 (0.05%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Palm Bay: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (12.8%), Irish (11.9%), English (8.1%), Italian (7.8%), United States (7.2%), West Indian (6.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 19 feet

Land area: 63.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,636 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Palm Bay:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Palm Bay city:

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

14,248 residents are foreign born (10.1% Latin America).

This city:  14.1%
Florida:  19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 157 registered sex offenders living in Palm Bay, Florida as of October 01, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Palm Bay to the number of sex offenders is 663 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $913 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $974 (1.1%)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (110.3 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (888.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Malabar, FL (2.2 miles ), June Park, FL (2.5 miles ), West Brevard, FL (2.6 miles) , West Melbourne, FL (2.6 miles ), Grant-Valkaria, FL (2.6 miles ), Melbourne Village, FL (2.7 miles ), Melbourne Beach, FL (2.9 miles ), Melbourne Shores-Floridana Beach, FL (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 558 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 1998: 567 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 1999: 559 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2000: 530 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2001: 789 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2002: 966 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2003: 1496 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2004: 2233 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2005: 3349 buildings, average cost: $187,700
  • 2006: 1764 buildings, average cost: $196,300
  • 2007: 739 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2008: 392 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2009: 131 buildings, average cost: $216,900
  • 2010: 147 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2011: 125 buildings, average cost: $240,900
  • 2012: 134 buildings, average cost: $249,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 27.98 N, Longitude: 80.66 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -40,982 (-39.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 11,723 (28.6%)

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Crime rates in Palm Bay by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0428021545423
per 100,000 0.04.92.49.50.02.21.15.03.94.83.91.92.9
Rapes 67506472244266282426192219
per 100,000 80.561.477.185.127.646.369.927.823.625.118.421.018.2
Robberies 609789644979721047472609778
per 100,000 72.1119.1107.275.756.387.076.3103.372.769.658.192.774.5
Assaults 571588538432431359462480437429438480453
per 100,000 686.4721.7647.8510.9495.6395.5489.4476.8429.4414.6423.8458.9432.9
Burglaries 7296989178907261,0321,101881757664740808719
per 100,000 876.4856.71104.21052.5834.81137.01166.3875.2743.9641.7716.0772.5687.2
Thefts 2,3812,6412,3402,1301,3901,9991,7541,7261,5151,6021,6221,7861,601
per 100,000 2862.43241.62817.82519.01598.32202.51858.11714.61488.81548.21569.41707.51530.1
Auto thefts 15820817917922123828620115216098145137
per 100,000 189.9255.3215.5211.7254.1262.2303.0199.7149.4154.694.8138.6130.9
Arson 11132819691318464213101917
per 100,000 13.216.033.722.579.314.319.145.741.312.69.718.216.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 442.1479.0464.5430.2299.5357.7383.0324.7275.2269.7261.5292.0265.6

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Crime rate in Palm Bay detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 231 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Florida average:

2.45

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Palm Bay, Florida accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.0%
Florida:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +16,090 (+25.4%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Computer and electronic products (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Computer and electronic products (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Palm Bay-area historical tornado activity is near Florida state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.9 miles away from the Palm Bay city center killed 11 people and injured 530 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/19/1972, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.8 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brevard County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 5, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Xavier Carter - Sprinter, Ed Khawly - College football player (Jacksonville Dolphins), Lamarquis Blake - College basketball player (Alabama State Hornets).


Hospitals/medical centers in Palm Bay:

  • PALM BAY KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, 220 MEDPLEX PKWY NE)
  • A PHYSICIAN'S CHOICE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 1326 MALABAR RD, STE 8)
  • MEDERI CARETENDERS (Home Health Center, 1071 PT MALABAR BLVD NE STE 204/205)
  • PALM BAY HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, 1425 MALABAR RD, NE)
  • ANCHOR CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 1515 PORT MALABAR BLVD NE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF PALM BAY (Nursing Home, 175 VILLA NUEVA AVE)
  • PALMS REHABILITATION AND HEALTHCARE CENTER, THE (Nursing Home, 5405 BABCOCK ST NE)

Political contributions by individuals in Palm Bay, FL

Heliports located in Palm Bay:


Local government website: www.palmbayflorida.org

College/University in Palm Bay:

  • Academy of Cosmetology-Palm Bay (Full-time enrollment: 37; Location: 1975 Palm Bay Rd. #106; Private, for-profit; Website: FLORIDACOSMETOLOGYSCHOOLS.COM)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Palm Bay:

  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 7 miles; Melbourne, FL; Full-time enrollment: 4,723)
  • Brevard Community College (about 29 miles; Cocoa, FL; FT enrollment: 7,147)
  • Indian River State College (about 43 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; FT enrollment: 5,966)
  • University of Central Florida (about 54 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 37,609)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Automotive Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics (about 56 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,327)
  • Everest University-South Orlando (about 57 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 3,028)
  • Full Sail University (about 58 miles; Winter Park, FL; FT enrollment: 7,516)

Private high schools in Palm Bay:

  • COVENANT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 354; Location: 720 EMERSON DR NE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • LIBERTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 65; Location: 4630 LIPSCOMB ST NE STE 1; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: 341 EMERSON DR NW; Grades: KG - 12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Palm Bay:

  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 291; Location: 5320 BABCOCK ST NE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • DIAMOND COMMUNITY SCHOOL INC (Students: 41; Location: 2575 PACIFIC AVE NE; Grades: KG - 11)
See full list of schools located in Palm Bay, School District: BREVARD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Additional school: Palm Bay Community Charter School - Patriot Campus Grades: K-7 (year one) Location: 1350 Wyoming Drive, Palm Bay, FL 32905 Contact: (321) 409-4500 added by Bridget

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Notable locations in Palm Bay: Palm Bay Plaza (A), Country Club Plaza (B), Port Malabar Plaza (C), Riviera Country Club (D), Riverwood Golf Club (E), Brevard County Public Library System Franklin T Degroodt Memorial Library (F), Palm Bay Public Library (G), Palm Bay Fire Department Station 90 (H), Palm Bay Fire Marshal's Office (I), Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 83 (J), Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 84 / 85 (K), Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 88 (L), Palm Bay Fire Department Station 91 (M), Palm Bay Fire Department Station 92 (N), Palm Bay Fire Department Station 93 (O), Palm Bay Fire Department Station 94 (P), Police Department - Administrative Burough (Q), Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 89 (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Port Malabar Shopping Center (1), Palm Bay Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Palm Bay include: Zion Christian Church (A), Trinity Baptist Church (B), The Church of the Holy Bible Apostolic (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Riveria United Church of Christ (E), Risen Savior Lutheran Church (F), Pentecostal Church of the Living God (G), Pentecostal Apostolic Church (H), Palm Bay United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Heath's Aquatic Services (Aquariums; 712 Norse St.) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Bay Breeze Restaurant (4700 Dixie Highway Northeast) (1), Bleachers Sports Bar & Grill (4700 Dixie Highway Northeast) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Brevard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 26.8. This is about average.
City:

26.8
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.5. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

29.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.55. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.55
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Palm Bay and their reported violations in the past:

SOUTH BREVARD 7TH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH (Population served: 96, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
RIVER'S EDGE INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2000 and SEP-2000, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Palm Bay that have no violations reported:

  • PALM BAY CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH'S WITNE (Population served: 190, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS #7408 (Address: P O BOX 60778, Population served: 35, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.5%

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.2%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.1%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Palm Bay, FL

People in group quarters in Palm Bay in 2010:

  • 320 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 33 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in college/university student housing
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Palm Bay in 2000:

  • 236 people in nursing homes
  • 108 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 27 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 19 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Palm Bay compared to Florida state average:

Palm Bay, Florida environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.


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Banks with branches in Palm Bay (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Bayside Lakes Branch, Malabar Road Branch, Babcock Street Branch. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Bank of America, National Association: Palm Bay Branch at 4710 Babcock Street, N.E., branch established on 1985/05/10; Malabar Branch at 1151 Malabar Road, N.E., branch established on 1986/12/31. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Palm Bay West Branch at 122 Malabar Road, Sw, branch established on 2000/10/27; 5295 Babcock Street Ne Branch at 5295 Babcock Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Palm Bay East Branch at 6000 Babcock Street Southeast, branch established on 1985/06/30; Palm Bay West Branch at 610 Malabar Road Se, branch established on 1993/11/15. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • SunTrust Bank: Palm Bay Wal-Mart Branch at 1040 Malabar Road Se, branch established on 2005/08/24; Palm Bay Branch at 1725 Palm Bay Road Northeast, branch established on 1977/06/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • CenterState Bank of Florida, National Association: Vero Beach Branch at 801 20th Place, branch established on 2010/06/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $2,082.6 mil, Deposits: $1,779.8 mil, headquarters in Winter Haven, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 65 total offices, Holding Company: Centerstate Banks, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Bayside Lakes Branch at 3450 Bayside Lakes Blvd, Suite 11, branch established on 2002/03/04. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Palm Bay Branch at 2200 Harris Avenue Ne, branch established on 1979/12/12. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Palm Bay, Florida:

  • Shoreline Motel, 3370 Dixie Hwy Ne, Palm Bay, FL 32905
  • Days Inn Palm Bay, 4700 Dixie Hwy NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905 , Phone: (321) 951-0350, Fax: (321) 951-5632
  • Palm Bay Inn, 1170 Malabar Rd Se, Palm Bay, FL 32907 , Fax: (321) 723-0598
  • Riverside Motel, 6225 S US 1, Palm Bay, FL 32905
  • Quality Inn, 1881 Palm Bay Rd NE, Palm Bay, FL 32905 , Phone: (321) 723-8181, Fax: (321) 727-7390
  • Quality Inn Palm Bay, 890 Palm Bay Rd, Palm Bay, FL 32905 , Phone: (321) 725-2952, Fax: (321) 768-1759
  • Comfort Suites, 1175 Malabar Road NE, Palm Bay, FL 32907 , Phone: (321) 369-1234, Fax: (321) 369-1200
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Palm Bay, 1206 SE Malabar Rd, Palm Bay, FL 32907 , Phone: (321) 220-2003, Fax: (321) 220-2034
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Palm Bay, Florida

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Palm Bay travel time to work - commute


Palm Bay mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (98%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Palm Bay city (based on Brevard County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.17%
Here39.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church Charismatic Churches IndependentPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents42.8%16.4%10.3%3.4%3.0%
Congregations4.9%16.5%7.7%1.8%4.2%
NameEpiscopal ChurchJewishEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents2.8%2.7%2.0%1.8%14.8%
Congregations3.9%0.7%4.6%2.5%53.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 81
Brevard County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 75
This county:

1.40 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 186
Brevard County:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 407
This county:

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Brevard County:

10.3%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Brevard County:

23.3%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.0%
State:

14.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 49$229,350$56,1672$2,535
Other Government Administration 46$191,008$49,8282$3,751
Judicial and Legal 3$22,736$90,9441$1,517
Police Protection - Officers 161$710,411$52,9501$2,300
Police - Other 79$276,033$41,92947$44,132
Firefighters 122$538,494$52,9670$0
Fire - Other 19$76,511$48,3232$3,562
Streets and Highways 119$384,687$38,7922$3,936
Sewerage 26$84,351$38,9310$0
Parks and Recreation 51$158,728$37,34835$31,811
Housing and Community Development(Local) 21$90,103$51,4871$1,519
Water Supply 74$250,390$40,6040$0
Other and Unallocable 50$159,835$38,3604$9,219
Totals for Government 820$3,172,637$46,42997$104,282

Palm Bay government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,012,000 ($9.72)
    General Public Buildings: $1,011,000 ($9.71)
    Police Protection: $544,000 ($5.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $497,000 ($4.77)
    General - Other: $436,000 ($4.19)
    Parks and Recreation: $415,000 ($3.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $199,000 ($1.91)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $15,893,000 ($152.64)
    Regular Highways: $10,995,000 ($105.60)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,587,000 ($101.68)
    Water Utilities: $7,490,000 ($71.93)
    Sewerage: $4,071,000 ($39.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,861,000 ($37.08)
    Central Staff Services: $3,535,000 ($33.95)
    Financial Administration: $3,072,000 ($29.50)
    General - Other: $2,998,000 ($28.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,193,000 ($21.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,681,000 ($16.14)
    General Public Buildings: $546,000 ($5.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $224,000 ($2.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,893,000 ($18.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,599,000 ($15.36)
    Police Protection: $201,000 ($1.93)
    Central Staff Services: $137,000 ($1.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $106,000 ($1.02)
    Local Fire Protection: $81,000 ($0.78)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($0.16)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($0.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $33,954,000 ($326.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,200,000 ($30.73)

Palm Bay government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,158,000 ($59.14)
    All Other: $1,978,000 ($19.00)
    Parks and Recreation: $555,000 ($5.33)
    Housing and Community Development: $395,000 ($3.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $125,000 ($1.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,285,000 ($79.57)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $314,000 ($3.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,389,000 ($70.96)
    Special Assessments: $4,404,000 ($42.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $718,000 ($6.90)
    Interest Earnings: $478,000 ($4.59)
    Rents: $203,000 ($1.95)
    Donations From Private Sources: $116,000 ($1.11)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($0.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $11,491,000 ($110.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,209,000 ($78.84)
    All Other: $1,369,000 ($13.15)
    Highways: $148,000 ($1.42)
  • Tax - Property: $19,968,000 ($191.77)
    Public Utilities Sales: $13,748,000 ($132.03)
    Other License: $6,099,000 ($58.57)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $2,792,000 ($26.81)
    Other Selective Sales: $812,000 ($7.80)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $594,000 ($5.70)

Palm Bay government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,067,000 ($1191.53)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $118,789,000 ($1140.84)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,278,000 ($50.69)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,125,000 ($39.62)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,750,000 ($36.01)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $375,000 ($3.60)

Palm Bay government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,048,000 ($298.18)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $67,873,000 ($651.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,750,000 ($36.01)

7.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Florida average:

8.71%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($900 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.21%
Florida average:

0.22%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Orange County, FL  0.46% ($40,661 average AGI)
from Broward County, FL  0.36% ($43,051)
from Palm Beach County, FL  0.22% ($45,912)


6.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,980 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
Florida average:

7.73%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($724 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.11%
Florida average:

0.12%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Orange County, FL  0.50% ($36,520 average AGI)
to Indian River County, FL  0.18% ($47,103)
to Volusia County, FL  0.14% ($40,108)

Strongest AM radio stations in Palm Bay:

  • WMEL (920 AM; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TWIN TOWERS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WINT (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIXC (1060 AM; 50 kW; TITUSVILLE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMMB (1240 AM; 1 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYZ (990 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTIR (1300 AM; 5 kW; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTL (850 AM; 50 kW; WEST PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES II, L.L.C.)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Palm Bay:

  • WEJF (90.3 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WAOA-FM (107.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCIF (106.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WSJZ-FM (95.9 FM; SEBASTIAN, FL; Owner: SEBASTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWIA (88.5 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WFIT (89.5 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: THE FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • W232AZ (94.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • WBVD (95.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHTQ (96.5 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WJRR (101.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSHE (100.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTKS-FM (104.1 FM; COCOA BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLRQ-FM (99.3 FM; COCOA, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKA (92.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGNX (99.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH FM RADIO PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOMX-FM (105.1 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W227AF (93.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CENTRAL EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPOZ (88.3 FM; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WHKR (102.7 FM; ROCKLEDGE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WOSN (97.1 FM; INDIAN RIVER SHORES, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH BROADCASTERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Palm Bay:

  • W46DB (Channel 46; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WSCF-LP (Channel 31; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: JAMES J. CHLADEK)
  • W16AJ (Channel 16; MELBOURNE, ETC., FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W26BN (Channel 26; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: WIRELESS BROADBAND SERVICES/AMERICA)
  • W59CX (Channel 59; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMVJ-LP (Channel 29; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFTV (Channel 9; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOTF (Channel 43; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WACX (Channel 55; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: ASSOCIATED CHRISTIAN TELEVISION SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WKCF (Channel 18; CLERMONT, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLCB-TV (Channel 45; LEESBURG, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKMG-TV (Channel 6; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WRBW (Channel 65; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WOFL (Channel 35; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCE (Channel 21; FORT PIERCE, FL; Owner: JACKSONVILLE EDUCATORS B/CNG, INC.)
  • W04CN (Channel 4; COCOA, ETC., FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Palm Bay fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 26
Total length: 131 meters (430ft)
Total costs: $401,000
Total average daily traffic: 384,660
Total average daily truck traffic: 37,109

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 4
  • 1970-1979: 12
  • 1980-1989: 5
  • 1990-1999: 3
  • 2000-2009: 1
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Palm Bay, FL

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Palm Bay)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 155 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Palm Bay, FL)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 614 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Palm Bay)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 65 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Palm Bay)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED789$102,430448$79,395692$119,39234$28,231224$72,9249$53,177
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED30$94,25144$88,484120$132,11317$23,37923$64,2861$5,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED179$108,640136$85,591600$133,14589$26,979120$85,8726$34,557
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN98$112,22451$95,187260$139,80610$76,25331$111,5974$93,320
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS27$107,15419$86,22259$133,4322$123,49515$89,2820$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 11 tracts in Palm Bay, FL

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$120,1446$165,8331$37,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED64$184,44415$174,86927$218,239
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$147,9351$48,0004$88,788
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$95,7961$183,3601$48,960
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$127,2320$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Palm Bay


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Palm Bay, FL

Most common first names in Palm Bay, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John35973.3 years
William34873.4 years
Mary27179.1 years
Robert25970.3 years
James25372.0 years
Charles18973.0 years
George18676.4 years
Joseph17873.8 years
Dorothy14577.4 years
Richard14168.6 years
Most common last names in Palm Bay, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13273.6 years
Miller6775.2 years
Brown5374.7 years
Williams5173.9 years
Johnson4874.1 years
Davis4767.0 years
Taylor4773.3 years
Wilson4373.2 years
Jones3975.6 years
Martin3774.4 years
Businesses in Palm Bay, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5Little Caesars Pizza2
AT&T1Lowe's1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's5
Applebee's1Motel 61
Arby's1Office Depot1
AutoZone2Outback1
Baskin-Robbins3Outback Steakhouse1
Blockbuster2Panda Express1
Budget Car Rental1Papa John's Pizza2
Burger King3Payless1
CVS3Penske1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut3
Cracker Barrel1Publix Super Markets3
DHL1RadioShack2
Dennys1Staples1
Domino's Pizza3Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile3
Fashion Bug1T.J.Maxx1
FedEx8Taco Bell2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Tire Kingdom2
GNC1U-Haul6
H&R Block5UPS12
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Home Depot1Waffle House1
IHOP1Walgreens3
KFC1Walmart1
Kmart1
Browse common businesses in Palm Bay, FL


Palm Bay on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Computer and electronic products (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 1,000 residents in 2004-2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other financial specialists (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage increase in population in the 1970s (pop 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of rapes to murders between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other protective service workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Construction (population 50,000+)"
  • #94 (32908) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Guyanese first ancestries"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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