West Melbourne, Florida

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Population in 2013: 19,667 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +100.2%
Males: 9,649  (49.1%)
Females: 10,018  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
Florida median age:  41.5 years

Zip codes: 32904.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,305 (it was $37,391 in 2000)
West Melbourne:

$49,305
FL:

$46,036

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,620 (it was $24,006 in 2000)

West Melbourne city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $152,970 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
West Melbourne:

$152,970
FL:

$153,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $173,273; Detached houses: $180,730; Townhouses or other attached units: $156,507; In 2-unit structures: $219,026; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,581; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $224,992; Mobile homes: $57,692; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $91,726

Median gross rent in 2013: $952.

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  • Races in West Melbourne, FL (2010)

    West Melbourne races chart
    • 14,54779.3%White alone
    • 1,6539.0%Hispanic
    • 9044.9%Asian alone
    • 8054.4%Black alone
    • 3692.0%Two or more races
    • 360.2%American Indian alone
    • 380.2%Other race alone
    • 30.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in West Melbourne detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Melbourne: 90.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.5%), German (12.6%), Irish (11.3%), English (9.1%), Polish (3.8%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 32 feet

Land area: 7.82 square miles.

Population density: 2,514 people per square mile   (average).

West Melbourne,FL real estate house value index trend

West Melbourne, Florida map

For population 25 years and over in West Melbourne:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Melbourne city:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

1,588 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America, 1.8% Europe).

This city:

8.4%
Florida:

19.4%



According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in West Melbourne, Florida as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in West Melbourne to the number of sex offenders is 4,791 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,602 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,266 (0.9%)

West Melbourne satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Melbourne, FL (3.3 miles , pop. 71,382).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (110.1 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (882.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Melbourne Village, FL (0.9 miles ), June Park, FL (1.1 miles ), Melbourne, FL (1.8 miles ), West Brevard, FL (1.9 miles ), Indialantic, FL (2.4 miles ), Melbourne Beach, FL (2.5 miles ), Palm Bay, FL (2.6 miles ), Indian Harbour Beach, FL (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 131 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 1998: 129 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 1999: 110 buildings, average cost: $172,400
  • 2000: 149 buildings, average cost: $186,200
  • 2001: 347 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2002: 492 buildings, average cost: $184,400
  • 2003: 780 buildings, average cost: $197,300
  • 2004: 626 buildings, average cost: $215,100
  • 2005: 261 buildings, average cost: $239,300
  • 2006: 142 buildings, average cost: $247,200
  • 2007: 174 buildings, average cost: $230,400
  • 2008: 83 buildings, average cost: $227,600
  • 2009: 135 buildings, average cost: $190,200
  • 2010: 181 buildings, average cost: $197,600
  • 2011: 172 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2012: 217 buildings, average cost: $233,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 28.08 N, Longitude: 80.67 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,063 (+5.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,346 (16.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 321

West Melbourne household income distribution West Melbourne home values distribution

Property values in West Melbourne, FL


Crime rates in West Melbourne by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Murders 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.07.1
Rapes 01151
per 100,000 0.09.78.539.77.1
Robberies 979118
per 100,000 89.368.176.887.256.7
Assaults 2231911946
per 100,000 218.3301.8777.0150.7326.1
Burglaries 64728010290
per 100,000 635.0700.9683.1809.0637.9
Thefts 303258477403489
per 100,000 3,006.32,511.44,072.73,196.43,466.1
Auto thefts 198283829
per 100,000 188.577.9239.1301.4205.6
Arson 03112
per 100,000 0.029.28.57.914.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 321.9) 253.8247.8421.0300.9306.1

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Crime rate in West Melbourne detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 43 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Florida average:

2.39

West Melbourne tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Florida:

6.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,277 (+14.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in West Melbourne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Melbourne, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Melbourne-area historical tornado activity is near Florida state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the West Melbourne 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 20.2 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Melbourne-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 388.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 335.0 miles away from West Melbourne center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 302.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 415.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 345.5 miles away from West Melbourne center
On 6/11/2001 at 18:27:54, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 155.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 11, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Melbourne topographic map

Main business address for: RELM WIRELESS CORP (RADIO & TV BROADCASTING & COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT).

Hospitals and medical centers in West Melbourne:

  • HOSPICE OF HEALTH FIRST INC (1900 DAIRY ROAD)
  • INNOVATIVE SENIOR CARE HOME HEALTH (51 CAROLINA ST STE 104)
  • INDIAN RIVER CENTER (7201 GREENBORO DR)
  • WEST MELBOURNE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2125 W NEW HAVEN AVE)

Airports located in West Melbourne:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Melbourne:

  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 3 miles; Melbourne, FL; Full-time enrollment: 4,452)
  • Florida Institute of Technology-Online (about 3 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 3,046)
  • Eastern Florida State College (about 22 miles; Cocoa, FL; FT enrollment: 12,053)
  • Florida Technical College (about 48 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,907)
  • University of Central Florida (about 49 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 51,457)
  • Indian River State College (about 50 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; FT enrollment: 12,211)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando (about 52 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,338)

Private high schools in West Melbourne:

  • BREVARD (Students: 276; Location: 1100 W DORCHESTER AVE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • NEW HOPE LUTHERAN ACADEMY (Students: 20; Location: 870 HOLLYWOOD BLVD; Grades: PK - 12)

Private elementary/middle schools in West Melbourne:

  • CALVARY CHAPEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 317; Location: 2955 MINTON RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • COUNTRY DAY FOR CHILDREN (Students: 48; Location: 1281 S WICKHAM RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 19; Location: 2380 W NEW HAVEN AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • THE STAR CENTER (Students: 12; Location: 2075 MEADOWLANE AVE; Grades: 1 - 10)
See full list of schools located in West Melbourne, School District: BREVARD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in West Melbourne: Brevard County Library System West Melbourne Public Library (A), Brevard County Fire Rescue Station 82 (B), Melbourne Police Department (C), West Melbourne Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Mintons Corner Shopping Center (1), Ridgewood Mall (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in West Melbourne: RELM WIRELESS CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in West Melbourne include: West Melbourne First Baptist Church (A), Wesley United Methodist Church (B), Unitarian Universalist Church of Brevard (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Praise Cathedral Church of God (E), New Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church (F), Korean Central Baptist Church (G), Church of Christ of Melbourne (H), Bethany Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.03. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.03
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.1%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Florida:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.7%
Whole state:  65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
309 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
345 people in nursing homes in 2000
120 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

West Melbourne compared to Florida state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in West Melbourne (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: West Melbourne Branch at 2817 West New Haven, branch established on 1980/12/15; Hammock Landing Branch at 175 Palm Bay Road Ne, branch established on 2010/06/14. 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.
  • Regions Bank: West Palm Bay Branch at 105 Palm Bay Road, Ne, branch established on 2004/02/09. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: West Melbourne at 3003 West New Haven Avenue, branch established on 1965/07/31. 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: New Haven Avenue Branch at 2950 West New Haven Avenue, 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: West Melbourne at 3125 W New Haven Ave, branch established on 1999/01/25. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Florida average:

12.2

West Melbourne travel time to work - commute West Melbourne mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (90%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for West Melbourne city (based on Brevard County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant75,893265
Catholic64,83114
Mainline Protestant30,87764
Other11,11341
Black Protestant5,44925
Orthodox1,2675
None353,946-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 81
Brevard County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.3%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Brevard County:

23.3%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.0%
State:

14.0%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$34,648$37,7980$0
Other Government Administration 23$85,277$44,4921$1,828
Police Protection - Officers 31$139,712$54,0820$0
Police - Other 16$37,259$27,9446$4,556
Streets and Highways 25$69,738$33,4740$0
Parks and Recreation 5$13,171$31,6101$1,524
Totals for Government 111$379,805$41,0608$7,908

West Melbourne government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $434,000 ($22.07)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,878,000 ($95.49)
    Water Utilities: $1,450,000 ($73.73)
    Sewerage: $1,090,000 ($55.42)
    Regular Highways: $356,000 ($18.10)
    General Public Buildings: $351,000 ($17.85)
    Financial Administration: $294,000 ($14.95)
    Central Staff Services: $283,000 ($14.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $243,000 ($12.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $174,000 ($8.85)
    Housing & Community Development: $64,000 ($3.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $363,000 ($18.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $205,000 ($10.42)
    Police Protection: $119,000 ($6.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($1.53)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $24,000 ($1.22)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($0.71)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,000 ($0.05)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,167,000 ($161.03)

West Melbourne government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $87,000 ($4.42)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $32,000 ($1.63)
    Highways: $3,000 ($0.15)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $601,000 ($30.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,601,000 ($81.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $694,000 ($35.29)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $2,580,000 ($131.18)
    NEC: $1,008,000 ($51.25)

West Melbourne government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $665,000 ($33.81)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,273,000 ($268.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,251,000 ($267.00)
    Industrial Revenue: $615,000 ($31.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $50,000 ($2.54)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $22,000 ($1.12)

West Melbourne government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $5,000,000 ($254.23)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,356,000 ($323.18)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $615,000 ($31.27)

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,464 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Florida average:

7.97%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.09%
Florida average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, FL  0.41% ($35,236 average AGI)
from Broward County, FL  0.18% ($40,191)
from Indian River County, FL  0.16% ($32,734)


5.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,225 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Florida average:

7.17%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($608 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.09%
Florida average:

0.12%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, FL  0.44% ($34,270 average AGI)
to Broward County, FL  0.20% ($28,941)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.20% ($28,161)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Melbourne:

  • WMEL (920 AM; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TWIN TOWERS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WINT (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMMB (1240 AM; 1 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WONQ (1030 AM; 45 kW; OVIEDO, FL; Owner: FLORIDA BROADCASTERS)
  • WHOO (1080 AM; daytime; 35 kW; KISSIMMEE, FL; Owner: GENESIS COMMUNICATIONS I, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Melbourne:

  • 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.)
  • WWIA (88.5 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WFIT (89.5 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: THE FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • W227AF (93.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CENTRAL EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBVD (95.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W232AZ (94.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • WLRQ-FM (99.3 FM; COCOA, 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.)
  • WWKA (92.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSJZ-FM (95.9 FM; SEBASTIAN, FL; Owner: SEBASTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOMX-FM (105.1 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHKR (102.7 FM; ROCKLEDGE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPOZ (88.3 FM; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WPCV (97.5 FM; WINTER HAVEN, FL; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNX (99.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH FM RADIO PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around West Melbourne:

  • WSCF-LP (Channel 31; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: JAMES J. CHLADEK)
  • W46DB (Channel 46; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • W16AJ (Channel 16; MELBOURNE, ETC., FL; Owner: ORLANDO HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTGL-TV (Channel 52; COCOA, FL; Owner: GOOD LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCC (Channel 68; COCOA, FL; Owner: BREVARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WRDQ (Channel 27; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOPX (Channel 56; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: PAXSON ORLANDO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WOTF (Channel 43; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: TELEFUTURA ORLANDO, INC.)
  • WFTV (Channel 9; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: WFTV-TV HOLDINGS, 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.)
  • WZXZ-CA (Channel 11; ORLANDO, ETC., FL; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • 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.)
  • W04CN (Channel 4; COCOA, ETC., FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMFE-TV (Channel 24; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
West Melbourne fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of West Melbourne fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 10,079Total average daily traffic
  • 705Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,649Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in West Melbourne)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 135 Palm Bay Rd (Lat: 28.071389 Lon: -80.653611), Call Sign: WPWD907
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz, 468.462 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2002, Expiration Date: 10/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2012, Certifier: Marlene Wain
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6015, Fax: (858) 452-7207, Email:
  • 2255 Meadow Ln Ave (Lat: 28.261944 Lon: -80.742778), Call Sign: WPYN262
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/12/2003, Expiration Date: 09/12/2013, Certifier: Cathy Bergum
    Registrant: Communications Products Inc., 620-B Highway 19 South, Palatka, FL 32177, Phone: (386) 329-4000, Fax: (386) 329-4001
  • 2600 Wingate Blvd (Lat: 28.061750 Lon: -80.663111), Call Sign: WPZK224
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.885 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/27/2004, Expiration Date: 01/27/2014, Certifier: Kay Beach
    Registrant: Communications Products Inc., 620-B Highway 19 South, Palatka, FL 32177, Phone: (386) 329-4000, Fax: (386) 329-4001
  • Lat: 28.064028 Lon: -80.670528, Call Sign: WQBY607
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.237 MHz, 462.287 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 467.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2005, Expiration Date: 01/06/2015, Certifier: Sharon Tifton
    Registrant: Aaa Two-Way, Inc., 2030 Pleasant Point Rd., Geneva, FL 32732, Phone: (407) 349-1441, Fax: (407) 349-1452
  • CRYSTAL LAKES WEST, Near 3401 Minton Rd. (Lat: 28.055611 Lon: -80.678306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQHL510
    Assigned Frequencies: 217.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2007, Expiration Date: 08/30/2017, Certifier: Mark K Ryan
    Registrant: Data Flow Systems Inc., 605 N John Rodes Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32934-9105, Phone: (321) 259-5009, Fax: (321) 259-4006, Email:
  • Lat: 28.057222 Lon: -80.678972, Call Sign: WQMN466
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHz, 456.512 MHz, 451.762 MHz, 456.762 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/30/2010, Expiration Date: 09/30/2020, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2012, Certifier: Jerry B Gust
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • O P, 1175 West New Haven Ave (Lat: 28.078139 Lon: -80.640417), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQPI643
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 05/30/2022, Certifier: John Nadolny
    Registrant: Florida High Speed Internet, 1311 Bedford Drive, Melbourne, FL 32940, Phone: (321) 266-7230, Fax: (321) 205-1200, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Melbourne)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in West Melbourne)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED79$165,15774$127,781149$154,0783$42,53016$114,9528$37,078
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$209,46510$89,18727$158,1941$168,1300$04$15,913
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$148,79615$108,70766$179,1828$29,9638$103,8636$27,597
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$150,65811$134,66134$167,5673$56,2204$131,6501$74,480
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$172,1201$457,14011$184,2630$01$94,1700$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0646.00 , 0650.21, 0650.22

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$167,7322$251,7600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$260,0641$160,7601$270,920
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$195,2100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0646.00 , 0650.21, 0650.22

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 40
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - West Melbourne

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Melbourne, FL
Businesses in West Melbourne, FL
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Panera Bread1
AT&T1Payless2
Arby's1Pier 1 Imports1
Barnes & Noble1Publix Super Markets2
Burger King1Rue211
Chuck E. Cheese's1Shoe Carnival1
Curves1Sprint Nextel1
Discount Tire1Starbucks2
GNC1Steak 'n Shake1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Home Depot1Taco Bell1
Kohl's1Target1
LensCrafters1U-Haul1
Marshalls1UPS1
Maurices1Verizon Wireless1
McDonald's2Walgreens1
Office Depot1Walmart1
Olive Garden1

West Melbourne on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Computer and electronic products (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Computer and electronic products"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in nursing homes (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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