Melbourne Beach is a city located in Brevard County Florida. With a 2020 population of 3,257, it is the 550th largest city in Florida and the 8459th largest city in the United States. Melbourne Beach is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually but its population has decreased by -0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,270 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Melbourne Beach has a population density of 3,298 people per square mile.
The average household income in Melbourne Beach is $122,937 with a poverty rate of 10.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,356 per month, and the median house value is $381,100. The median age in Melbourne Beach is 51.3 years, 50.4 years for males, and 52.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Melbourne Beachwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 80.56%.
94.52% of Melbourne Beach residents speak only English, while 5.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.39% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Melbourne Beach is White, with 6.79% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Melbourne Beach is Multiple, with 18.75% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.71%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Melbourne Beach
94.19% of Melbourne Beach residents were born in the United States, with 33.67% having been born in Florida. 2.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.