Melbourne, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Melbourne, Florida Info Snack

Population
81,468
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
16.0%
Median Home
$169,000
Median Income
$48,673
Median Rent
$1,030

Melbourne SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

Melbourne, FL Crime Report

3,381
Total Crimes
4,041.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
63.16%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Melbourne
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,381 4,041.0 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 579 692.0 378.4 366.7
Murder 1 1.2 5.2 5.0
Robbery 87 104.0 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 411 491.2 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,802 3,349.0 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 439 524.7 295.2 340.5
Larceny 2,219 2,652.1 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 144 172.1 181.8 219.9

Melbourne, FL Cost Of Living

96
Melbourne's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Melbourne Florida National Average
Overall 96 99 100
Services 104 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 75 96 100
Transportation 100 98 100
Utilities 115 102 100

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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
2019 81,468 1.0%
2018 80,664 1.3%
2017 79,640 0.9%
2016 78,911 1.2%
2015 78,012 1.0%
2014 77,216 0.6%
2013 76,768 0.2%
2012 76,609 0.1%
2011 76,538 -0.2%
2010 76,725 -

Race / Ethnicity in Melbourne

White
70.9% (57,756)
African American
9.2% (7,489)
American Indian
0.1% (120)
Asian
4.2% (3,429)
Hawaiian
0.1% (88)
Other
0.6% (459)
Two Or More
3.6% (2,920)
Hispanic
11.3% (9,207)
Race Melbourne FL USA
White 70.9% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 9.2% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.3% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Melbourne

Female
50.7% (41,297)
Male
49.3% (40,170)
Gender Melbourne FL USA
Female 50.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Melbourne for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,629)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (4,888)
High School / GED
30.0% (24,440)
Some College
21.0% (17,108)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (9,776)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (14,664)
Master's Degree
8.0% (6,517)
Professional Degree
1.0% (814)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,629)
Education Melbourne FL USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Melbourne, Florida

Less than $10,000
5.7% (463,968)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (594,506)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (1,008,994)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (865,030)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (1,239,238)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (1,533,383)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (884,175)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (991,341)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (284,448)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (281,712)
Income Melbourne FL USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 6.0% 7.7%

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