The City of West Melbourne had a population of 20,568 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for West Melbourne is located at latitude 28.0543 and longitude -80.6614 in Brevard County. The formal boundaries for the City of West Melbourne (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Brevard County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The City of West Melbourne (GNIS ID: 2405709) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Melbourne population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||20,275|
|Population in Familes||15,868|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||293|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,596 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,943 (61.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,670 (27.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||983 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$172,512|
|Average Home Value||$182,957|
|Median Household Income||$52,323|
|Average Household Income||$63,824|
|Per Capita Income||$27,229|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||2.08%|
The table below compares West Melbourne to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 183||80th|
|Population Density1||# 377||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 509||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 293||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 335||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.