Brevard County, FL

Current Temperature ° 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

8.13% Higher than national avg.
  • 957 offenders in Brevard County
  • 17.49 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $199,000
  • Median Sales Price: $163,000
  • Foreclosures: 1,103
  • Homes For Sale: 4,770
  • Homes For Rent: 609

Environmental Hazards

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

Unemployment

Moderate 3.9%
  • Florida unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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

957 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$199,000 compared to October 2016
Median Sales Price
$163,000 compared to October 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

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

4,770 Homes For Sale View All

$150,000
2655 Choctaw Drive
Melbourne, FL 32935
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$17,500
1703 Wilkig Avenue Se
Palm Bay, FL 32909
-- Beds | -- Baths
$280,000
1788 Meander Lane
Titusville, FL 32796
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$139,000
474 Candlestick Avenue Ne
Palm Bay, FL 32907
3 Beds | 2 Baths

1,103 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$136,200  
$71,599
Chaloupe
Palm Bay, FL 32909
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$89,549
Fountainhead
Melbourne, FL 32935
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$150,625
Harp
Cocoa, FL 32927
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$161,316
Samuel Chase
Melbourne, FL 32904
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

609 Rental Properties View All

$900
7667 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$900
7667 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$875
7667 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$875
7667 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940
1 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Brevard County, FL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $561
  • 1 Bedroom: $697
  • 2 Bedrooms: $884
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,222
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,505

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Environmental Hazards

1062 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Brevard County, FL
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Brevard County, FL
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  • Superfunds
    in Brevard County, FL
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Brevard County, FL
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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 MODERATE 3.75 Average
    Brevard County, FL is a moderate 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.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

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

Unemployment

Unemployment in Brevard County is 3.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 8.3% 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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