Merritt Island, FL 32952 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Merritt Island, FL

Camera Icon Photos of the local Merritt Island, FL area   |   Merritt Island, FL 32952 Real Estate

ZIP Code 32952: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Merritt Island, FL 32952

Acceptable Alternative
Merritt Is, FL 32952

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 557
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,205
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 628
  • County: Brevard County
  • Centroid: Latitude 28.342, Longitude -80.675
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


32952 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Merritt Island, FL 32952 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 24,191
Population in Households 24,123
Population in Familes 19,890
Population in Group Qrtrs 68
Population Density1 1,559
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 10,075
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 6,951
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,549 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,012 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,063 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,474 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $243,327
Average Home Value $310,260


Median Household Income $67,130
Average Household Income $90,346
Per Capita Income $37,651
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% 0.22%
Households 0.04% 0.25%
Families -0.09% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.91%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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.


Merritt Island, FL 32952 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 32952 to the other 968 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 335 65th
Population Density1 # 401 59th
Diversity Index2 # 785 19th
Median Household Income # 113 88th
Per Capita Income # 148 85th

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