Fellsmere, FL Community Profile: Data

Fellsmere Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Fellsmere Content
Advertisement

Fellsmere, Florida - Basic Facts

Fellsmere is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Fellsmere.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Indian River County at latitude 27.7678 and longitude -80.6014. Indian River County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Fellsmere (see map) encompass a land area of 44.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Fellsmere, FL area

Also See: Fellsmere, FL ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Fellsmere, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fellsmere 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 # 440 52nd
Population Density1 # 873 5th
Diversity Index2 # 46 95th
Median Household Income # 625 32nd
Per Capita Income # 879 5th

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

Advertisement

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

POPULATION

Total Population 5,350
Population in Households 5,298
Population in Familes 4,547
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 78
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,295
Average Household Size 4.09
Family Households 1,061
Average Family Size 4

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,508 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 764 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 531 (35.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 213 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $86,939
Average Home Value $120,118
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,684
Average Household Income $46,733
Per Capita Income $12,351
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.69% 0.92%
Households 0.63% 0.91%
Families 0.0% 0.82%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   2.25%
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.

Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 2,259 Florida cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: August 1, 2014.

The information on the 54,407 Florida Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: October 5, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 2,713 Florida public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.