Melbourne, FL 32940 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 32940: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Melbourne, FL 32940

Acceptable Alternative
Palm Shores, FL 32940
Viera, FL 32940

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,004
  • Single Family Addresses: 15,374
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,825
  • County: Brevard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 28.226, Longitude -80.688
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Melbourne, FL 32940 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 37,048
Population in Households 36,790
Population in Familes 30,945
Population in Group Qrtrs 258
Population Density1 1,346
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 15,698
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 11,073
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,851 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,557 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,141 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,153 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $236,036
Average Home Value $292,982


Median Household Income $71,915
Average Household Income $90,870
Per Capita Income $38,778
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.29% 1.51%
Households 2.1% 1.44%
Families 2.03% 1.4%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.

Melbourne, FL 32940 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32940 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 # 148 85th
Population Density1 # 440 55th
Diversity Index2 # 664 31st
Median Household Income # 96 90th
Per Capita Income # 149 85th

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