Melbourne Beach, Florida

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Population in 2017: 3,278 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 1,635  (49.9%)
Females: 1,643  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

47.9 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 32951.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $74,731 (it was $57,035 in 2000)
Melbourne Beach:

$74,731
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $44,696 (it was $31,489 in 2000)

Melbourne Beach town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $357,564 (it was $160,300 in 2000)
Melbourne Beach:

$357,564
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $231,718; detached houses: $247,357; townhouses or other attached units: $203,530; in 2-unit structures: $176,103; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $152,793; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $260,936; mobile homes: $60,274; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $56,206

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,717.

March 2019 cost of living index in Melbourne Beach: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.9%
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  • Races in Melbourne Beach, FL (2010)
    • 2,91994.1%White alone
    • 1003.2%Hispanic
    • 331.1%Asian alone
    • 270.9%Two or more races
    • 140.5%Black alone
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Melbourne Beach, Florida as of November 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Melbourne Beach is 3,293 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Melbourne Beach by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.8)
2
(63.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(87.5)
1
(29.7)
2
(62.3)
1
(32.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(96.6)
2
(63.6)
1
(31.8)
4
(128.4)
1
(31.8)
4
(125.9)
2
(61.7)
2
(60.5)
1
(30.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(495.6)
25
(741.8)
15
(467.6)
9
(288.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(64.4)
20
(636.3)
36
(1,145)
23
(738.1)
19
(604.1)
5
(157.3)
13
(400.9)
6
(181.5)
4
(121.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(379.0)
12
(356.1)
36
(1,122)
43
(1,380)
37
(1,182)
34
(1,094)
18
(572.7)
15
(477.1)
15
(481.4)
16
(508.7)
14
(440.5)
17
(524.2)
32
(967.9)
11
(332.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(116.6)
5
(148.4)
1
(31.2)
2
(64.2)
1
(31.9)
1
(32.2)
1
(31.8)
2
(63.6)
1
(32.1)
2
(63.6)
2
(62.9)
1
(30.8)
3
(90.7)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)76.784.092.686.949.870.292.3129.899.274.158.863.879.927.8

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City-data.com crime index in Melbourne Beach, FL

Crime rate in Melbourne Beach detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.72
Florida average:

2.08
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Ancestries: German (11.6%), European (10.2%), English (9.2%), American (8.5%), Irish (6.7%), Italian (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 12 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 3,188 people per square mile   (average).

Melbourne Beach, Florida map

424 residents are foreign born (5.0% Europe, 4.4% Latin America, 1.7% Africa).

This town:

12.7%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,168 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,267 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Melbourne, FL (5.4 miles , pop. 71,382).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tampa, FL (116.4 miles , pop. 303,447).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (881.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Indialantic, FL (1.2 miles ),
Malabar, FL (2.3 miles ),
Melbourne, FL (2.3 miles ),
Indian Harbour Beach, FL (2.5 miles ),
West Melbourne, FL (2.5 miles ),
Melbourne Village, FL (2.6 miles ),
Melbourne Shores-Floridana Beach, FL (2.7 miles ),
June Park, FL (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 28.07 N, Longitude: 80.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 321

Distribution of median household income in Melbourne Beach, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Melbourne Beach, FL in 2017

Property values in Melbourne Beach, FL

Melbourne Beach satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $193,600
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $330,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $324,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $847,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $898,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $345,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $333,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $860,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $789,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $805,800
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $459,700
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $469,800
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $558,300
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $360,400
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $413,700
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $230,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Melbourne Beach, FL residents
Average permit cost in Melbourne Beach, FL
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Florida:

3.3%
Historical population in Melbourne Beach, FL
Historical housing units in Melbourne Beach, FL

Population change in the 1990s: +221 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in Melbourne Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.2%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.1%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.3%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Melbourne Beach, FL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Engineers (5.5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)

Average climate in Melbourne Beach, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 50.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 19.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.25. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

7.25
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Melbourne Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.9 miles away from the Melbourne Beach town 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 21.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Melbourne Beach-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 394.0 miles away from Melbourne Beach center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 335.2 miles away from Melbourne Beach 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 302.2 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 417.4 miles away from Melbourne Beach 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 345.6 miles away from the city 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 154.8 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 (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 13, Fires: 6, Tropical Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Melbourne Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Melbourne Beach:

  • HOLMES REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • CARNEGIE GARDENS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • HOLMES REGIONAL CONTINUING CC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • AVANTE AT MELBOURNE INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • MEDIC HOME HEALTH CENTER OF MELBOURNE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MELBOURNE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)
  • FL CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MELBOURNE, FL)

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

  • Florida Institute of Technology-Online (about 4 miles; Melbourne, FL; Full-time enrollment: 3,046)
  • Florida Institute of Technology (about 4 miles; Melbourne, FL; FT enrollment: 4,452)
  • Eastern Florida State College (about 25 miles; Cocoa, FL; FT enrollment: 12,053)
  • Indian River State College (about 47 miles; Fort Pierce, FL; FT enrollment: 12,211)
  • Florida Technical College (about 53 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,907)
  • University of Central Florida (about 54 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 51,457)
  • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando (about 58 miles; Orlando, FL; FT enrollment: 4,338)

Public elementary/middle school in Melbourne Beach:

See full list of schools located in Melbourne Beach

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Gemini elementary does not have pre-k and only goes through sixth grade. added by kt

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Melbourne Beach: Melbourne Beach Volunteer Fire Department (A), Melbourne Beach Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Melbourne Beach: Saint Sebastians - by - the - Sea Episcopal Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Brevard County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Melbourne Beach that have no violations reported:

  • SURFCASTER'S MOTEL ; DEANGELO'S (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LONG POINT BAIT AND TACKLE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.8%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.9%
Whole state:

7.3%


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

Banks with branches in Melbourne Beach (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Melbourne Beach Branch at 321 Ocean Avenue, branch established on 1979/08/20. 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
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Melbourne Beach Branch at 401 Ocean Avenue, branch established on 1934/12/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Melbourne Beach:

Marital status in Melbourne Beach, FL
  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Melbourne Beach:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Florida average:

12.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Melbourne Beach
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Melbourne Beach, FL (based on Brevard County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

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.
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
This county:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

7.61 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

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

10.3%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.3%
Florida:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Brevard County:

9.0%
Florida:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Melbourne Beach:

56.0%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Melbourne Beach:

53.3%
State:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Melbourne Beach:

28.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Melbourne Beach:

19.0%
State:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Florida:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

61.1%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.3%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Melbourne Beach, FL Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 8$31,065$46,5980$0
Streets and Highways 3$7,782$31,1280$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,919$55,6765$1,350
Other and Unallocable 1$3,064$36,7680$0
Financial Administration 1$3,405$40,8600$0
Police - Other 1$2,754$33,0481$602
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,130
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 17$61,989$43,7577$4,082

Melbourne Beach government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $921,000 ($280.96)
    Regular Highways: $284,000 ($86.64)
    Central Staff Services: $258,000 ($78.71)
    General - Other: $195,000 ($59.49)
    General Public Buildings: $143,000 ($43.62)
    Local Fire Protection: $131,000 ($39.96)
    Financial Administration: $109,000 ($33.25)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $57,000 ($17.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($3.05)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $1,230,000 ($375.23)
    Corporate Bonds: $359,000 ($109.52)
    Benefit Payments: $227,000 ($69.25)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $26,000 ($7.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $248,000 ($75.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $115,000 ($35.08)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($3.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.92)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $819,000 ($249.85)

Melbourne Beach government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($14.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.53)
    Other: $4,000 ($1.22)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $34,000 ($10.37)
    Local Employee Contribution: $21,000 ($6.41)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-4,000 ($-1.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $507,000 ($154.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $11,000 ($3.36)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $48,000 ($14.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($5.19)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.61)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $221,000 ($67.42)
  • Tax - Property: $1,284,000 ($391.70)
    Public Utilities Sales: $416,000 ($126.91)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $254,000 ($77.49)
    Other License: $66,000 ($20.13)

Melbourne Beach government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,921,000 ($1196.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,734,000 ($1139.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $187,000 ($57.05)

Melbourne Beach government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,354,000 ($1023.18)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $419,000 ($127.82)

7.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,149 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($627 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.09%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, FL  0.49% ($51,481 average AGI)
from Broward County, FL  0.21% ($64,467)
from Seminole County, FL  0.15% ($56,588)


4.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,527 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($866 average AGI)
Brevard County:

0.07%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, FL  0.45% ($43,603 average AGI)
to Indian River County, FL  0.16% ($42,657)
to Seminole County, FL  0.12% ($47,176)
Businesses in Melbourne Beach, FL
NameCountNameCount
DHL1Publix Super Markets1
FedEx2UPS1
Jones New York1Vans1

Strongest AM radio stations in Melbourne Beach:

  • WMMB (1240 AM; 1 kW; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Melbourne Beach:

  • W232AZ (94.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: BLACK MEDIA WORKS, INC.)
  • WAOA-FM (107.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEJF (90.3 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WBVD (95.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFIT (89.5 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: THE FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • WCEE-LP (93.1 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: BREVARD YOUTH EDUCATION BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCIF (106.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • WLRQ-FM (99.3 FM; COCOA, FL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSJZ-FM (95.9 FM; SEBASTIAN, FL; Owner: SEBASTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • W227AF (93.3 FM; MELBOURNE, FL; Owner: CENTRAL EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWKA (92.3 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WOMX-FM (105.1 FM; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWIA (88.5 FM; PALM BAY, FL; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WGNX (99.7 FM; VERO BEACH, FL; Owner: VERO BEACH FM RADIO PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPOZ (88.3 FM; UNION PARK, FL; Owner: CENTRAL FLORIDA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WHKR (102.7 FM; ROCKLEDGE, FL; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Melbourne Beach:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W04CN (Channel 4; COCOA, ETC., FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMFE-TV (Channel 24; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: COMMUNITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Melbourne Beach fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Melbourne Beach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Melbourne Beach)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • .5 Mi S Of Ocean Ave (Lat: 28.061417 Lon: -80.560611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WPRF526, Licensee ID: L01008303,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1.61000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2005, Expiration Date: 08/29/2015, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2015, Certifier: Nancy Cuimmo, Registrant: Melbourne Beach, Town Of, 507 Ocean Ave, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951, Phone: (321) 724-5860, Fax: (321) 984-8994
  • 9700 South A1a (Lat: 27.858889 Lon: -80.448889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7.5 m, Call Sign: WPUP642,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.7600 MHz, 44.9600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 10/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/12/2002, Certifier: Clinton E Mckenzie, Registrant: Sebastian Inlet State Park, 9700 South A1a, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951, Phone: (321) 984-4852, Fax: (321) 984-4854, Email:
  • Lat: 28.067500 Lon: -80.559444, Call Sign: WPVS589,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHz, 467.925 MHz, 467.762 MHz, 467.812 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/2002, Expiration Date: 08/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2007, Certifier: Terry Riganto, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 2100 Oak Street (Lat: 28.067500 Lon: -80.559444), Call Sign: WQDU665,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.950 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2015, Expiration Date: 11/02/2025, Certifier: Janet Tenoskowski, Registrant: Terrycomm, 4155 Dow Rd. Unit N, Melbourne, FL 32934, Phone: (321) 253-6067, Fax: (321) 253-9529, Email:
  • Lat: 27.922861 Lon: -80.484500, Call Sign: WQOL831,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2011, Expiration Date: 11/09/2021, Certifier: Tom Deshazo, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 2800 S A1a (Lat: 28.041111 Lon: -80.546972), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNTC502,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.593 MHz, 928.593 MHz, Grant Date: 03/07/2019, Expiration Date: 06/01/2029, Registrant: Brevard County Utilities, 2725 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, FL 32940, Phone: (321) 633-2093, Fax: (321) 690-6839, Email:
  • MLB Beach Lib, Lat: 28.068778 Lon: -80.560444, Type: Pole, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQMJ660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2010, Expiration Date: 08/25/2020, Certifier: Scott A Carullo, Registrant: Brevard Wireless, 1311 Bedford Dr, Melbourne, FL 32940, Phone: (321) 205-1100, Fax: (321) 205-1200, Email:
  • Melbourne Beach, Lat: 28.067778 Lon: -80.561667, Call Sign: WQNG618,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1440.00 MHz, 1455.00 MHz, 1470.00 MHz, 1485.00 MHz, 1500.00 MHz, 1515.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Certifier: Argyle Nelson, Registrant: Aerial Video Systems, 712 South Main Street, Burbank, CA 91506, Phone: (818) 954-8842, Fax: (818) 954-9122, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • 9502 S A1a (Lat: 27.878361 Lon: -80.452833), Type: Tower, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KGA477, Licensee ID: L00014819,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2001, Expiration Date: 10/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/31/2011, Registrant: Inlet Waters Inc, 9700 S A1a, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
  • 9700 S A1a (Lat: 27.864194 Lon: -80.449778), Type: Building, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: KVL871, Licensee ID: L00147084,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.500 MHz, Grant Date: 08/19/1996, Expiration Date: 08/19/2001, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2002, Registrant: State Of Florida, 9700 S A1a Sebastian Inlet Sra, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
  • 9700 South A1a (Lat: 27.863889 Lon: -80.450000), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 5.7 m, Call Sign: WPUP988,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, Grant Date: 04/11/2002, Expiration Date: 04/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/16/2012, Certifier: Clinton E Mckenzie, Registrant: Sebastian Inlet State Park, 9700 South A1a, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951, Phone: (321) 984-4852, Fax: (321) 984-4854, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Melbourne Beach)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED3$190,0738$205,41817$226,8761$333,9805$172,2261$45,390
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$135,1404$221,0200$01$163,5100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$296,4556$368,2820$01$56,2201$17,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$188,0102$246,9404$230,6281$149,0700$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$47,9702$205,8050$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0661.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$296,590
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$214,570
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0661.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Melbourne Beach, FL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Melbourne Beach, FL - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 23 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Melbourne Beach, FL When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.3%), and Structure Fires (32.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Melbourne Beach, FL
    • 10349.3%Outside Fires
    • 6832.5%Structure Fires
    • 2913.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Melbourne Beach, FL

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Melbourne Beach, Florida:

  • Sea View Resort Motel, 4215 S Hwy A1a, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951 , Phone: (321) 723-0566
  • Sandgate Motel, 4835 S Hwy A1a, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32905
  • Sandy Brooke Motel, 8795 Hwy A1a, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951
  • Surf Caster Motel, 5935 S Hwy A1a, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32905
  • Sebastian Beach Inn, 7035 S Hwy A1a, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951
  • Sandgate Motel, 4835 South Hwy Aia, Melbourne Beach, Florida 32951
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Melbourne Beach, Florida
Most common first names in Melbourne Beach, FL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10476.4 years
William8675.9 years
James7472.8 years
Robert6872.3 years
Mary6879.7 years
Joseph5475.0 years
George5176.3 years
Charles4678.4 years
Ruth3778.0 years
Richard3670.6 years
Most common last names in Melbourne Beach, FL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2282.9 years
Miller1874.3 years
Brown1174.6 years
Clark1171.3 years
Jones1076.3 years
Wright984.5 years
Williams976.7 years
Davis880.4 years
Wallace873.7 years
Johnson781.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Melbourne Beach, FL
  • 93.5%Electricity
  • 3.6%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Melbourne Beach, FL
  • 93.9%Electricity
  • 6.1%No fuel used


Melbourne Beach compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Melbourne Beach on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Africa (population 500+)"
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  • #75 (32951) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
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