Brevard County, FL

Population 547,307

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 28.3%

Registered Offenders

13.13% Higher than national avg.
  • 953 offenders in Brevard County
  • 17.41 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $230,000
  • Median Sales Price: $181,500

Environmental Hazards

1,062 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 35
  • Registered Polluters: 48
  • Superfunds: 27
  • Tanks & Spills: 952

Unemployment

Moderate 3.4%
  • Florida unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Schools view all

123 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 123 K-12 public schools in Brevard County, FL and 63 private schools. Homefacts rates Brevard County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

953 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$230,000 compared to May 2017
Median Sales Price
$181,500 compared to May 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    17.4%
  • Rented
    24.8%
  • Owned
    57.9%

1,286 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Brevard County, FL issued 1,286 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,286 permits, 1241 were issued for single family homes and 45 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Brevard County, FL issued 1,373 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,373 permits, 1349 were issued for single family homes and 24 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Brevard County, FL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $649
  • 1 Bedroom: $803
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,018
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,405
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,726

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Environmental Hazards

1062 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Brevard County, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Brevard County, FL has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Brevard County, FL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.49 Average
    Brevard County, FL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 62.87°
  • February 64.05°
  • March 66.28°
  • April 72.3°
  • May 77.78°
  • June 81.21°
  • July 82°
  • August 82.64°
  • September 81.35°
  • October 76.15°
  • November 68.98°
  • December 61.28°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Brevard County, FL

Earthquakes
Brevard County, FL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Brevard County, FL has a very high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Brevard County, FL has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Brevard County, FL has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Brevard County, FL: $50,416

Unemployment

Unemployment in Brevard County is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.16%
White Collar - 63.84%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Rick Scott
  • Sen. Bill Nelson
  • Sen. Marco Rubio

Neighborhood Info

8 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

156 FCC Towers view all

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