Palm Bay, FL 32909 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 32909: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Palm Bay, FL 32909

Acceptable Alternative
Grant Valkaria, FL 32909
Grant Vlkria, FL 32909
Melbourne, FL 32909

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 291
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,325
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 245
  • County: Brevard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 27.969, Longitude -80.647
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Palm Bay, FL 32909 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 32,187
Population in Households 32,145
Population in Familes 27,368
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density1 468
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 11,603
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 8,770
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,776 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,827 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,568 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $143,131
Average Home Value $173,579


Median Household Income $45,464
Average Household Income $57,239
Per Capita Income $20,685
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.07% 1.12%
Households 0.99% 1.04%
Families 0.9% 0.97%
Median Household Income   3.29%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.

Palm Bay, FL 32909 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32909 to the other 965 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 201 79th
Population Density1 # 602 38th
Diversity Index2 # 286 71st
Median Household Income # 501 48th
Per Capita Income # 722 25th

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