Brevard County FL Information


Brevard County Subdivisions

Brevard County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 586,206
Population in Households 579,636
Population in Familes 451,382
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,570
Population Density1 577
Diversity Index2 46


Median Household Income $52,779
Average Household Income $73,871
Per Capita Income $31,347


Total Housing Units 286,738 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 173,820 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 72,135 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 40,783 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $191,140
Average Home Value $238,941


Total Households 245,955
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 157,513
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.92% 1.23%
Households 0.83% 1.16%
Families 0.73% 1.09%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   3.19%


Brevard County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brevard County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 10 87th
Population Density # 12 84th
Diversity Index # 42 39th
Median Household Income # 18 75th
Per Capita Income # 16 78th

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