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Mims, Florida - Basic Facts

Mims is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Mims Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Brevard County at latitude 28.6653 and longitude -80.8448. Brevard County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 33 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Mims Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 17.05 sq. miles and a water area of 5.3 sq. miles.

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Mims, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mims to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 382 59th
Population Density1 # 743 19th
Diversity Index2 # 595 36th
Median Household Income # 425 54th
Per Capita Income # 455 51st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Mims, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 6,955
Population in Households 6,942
Population in Familes 5,582
Population in Group Qrtrs 13
Population Density1 408
Diversity Index2 34
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,857
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,927
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,533 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,351 (66.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 505 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 676 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $100,418
Average Home Value $132,220
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,228
Average Household Income $57,103
Per Capita Income $23,536
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.35% 0.02%
Households -0.22% 0.04%
Families -1.08% -0.09%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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