Melbourne, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Melbourne, Florida Info Snack

Population
82,281
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
15.4%
Median Home
$186,000
Median Income
$51,934
Median Rent
$1,087

Melbourne SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

Melbourne, FL Crime Report

3,288
Total Crimes
3,923.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.23%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Melbourne
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,288 3,923.3 2,153.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 757 903.3 383.6 387.8
Murder 8 9.5 5.9 6.5
Robbery 86 102.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 589 702.8 280.1 279.7
Property Crime 2,531 3,020.1 1,769.4 1,958.2
Burglary 393 468.9 240.6 314.2
Larceny 1,987 2,371.0 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 151 180.2 176.1 246.0

Melbourne, FL Cost Of Living

93
Melbourne's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Melbourne Florida National Average
Overall 93 98 100
Services 98 99 100
Groceries 101 107 100
Health 113 98 100
Housing 73 96 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 116 106 100

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Rankings for Melbourne in Florida

Map Of Melbourne, FL

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Population over time in Melbourne

Year Population % Change
2020 82,281 2.0%
2019 80,664 1.3%
2018 79,640 0.9%
2017 78,911 1.2%
2016 78,012 1.0%
2015 77,216 0.6%
2014 76,768 0.2%
2013 76,609 0.1%
2012 76,538 -0.2%
2011 76,725 -

Race / Ethnicity in Melbourne

White
70.8% (58,269)
African American
8.9% (7,355)
American Indian
0.2% (141)
Asian
4.1% (3,360)
Hawaiian
0.2% (129)
Other
0.7% (584)
Two Or More
3.4% (2,796)
Hispanic
11.7% (9,647)
Race Melbourne FL USA
White 70.8% 53.4% 60.1%
African American 8.9% 15.2% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 4.1% 2.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.7% 25.8% 18.2%

Gender in Melbourne

Female
51.1% (42,031)
Male
48.9% (40,250)
Gender Melbourne FL USA
Female 51.1% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melbourne for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,468)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (4,936)
High School / GED
28.0% (23,038)
Some College
21.0% (17,279)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (9,873)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (16,456)
Master's Degree
8.0% (6,582)
Professional Degree
1.0% (822)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (822)
Education Melbourne FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Melbourne, Florida

Less than $10,000
5.1% (422,743)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (622,976)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (952,361)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (782,663)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (1,196,395)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (1,625,896)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (966,878)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.8% (1,055,231)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (275,571)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (327,381)
Income Melbourne FL USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 6.2% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.8% 13.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 5.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 6.4% 8.3%

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