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Located in coastal, east central Florida, the North Brevard region is home to more than 145,000 residents, living in the communities of Port St. John, Mims, Scottsmoor, and the City of Titusville; nearby communities include Cocoa Beach and Melbourne. The area boasts affordable condos, townhomes, and single-family residential structures, all within close proximity to the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River Lagoon.
Nature's beauty surrounds, from pristine miles of beach at Canaveral National Seashore to kayaking, airboating, and fishing wihtin the National Wildlife Refuge along the St. John's River, one of only three rivers in the world flowing north.
And, the region is less than 30 minutes away from some of Central Florida's famed tourist destinations, such as Walt Disney World, Seaworld, and Universal Studios Orlando.
Check out the region's latest business developments in recent editions of the North Brevard Business Review, a quarterly newsletter of the North Brevard Economic Economic Development Zone.
Economic Box Score
Population of North Brevard Region: 149,367
Labor Force of North Brevard Region: 67,910
County Unemployment Rate (Nov. 2018): 3.0%
State Unemployment Rate (Nov. 2018): 3.0%
Titusville Unemployment Rate (Nov. 2018): 3.2%
North Brevard is part of the U.S. Census'
Titusville-Melbourne-Palm Bay MSA
Average Annual Wage (2017): $48,256
Average Hourly Wage (2017): $23.20
Median Household Income (2018): $51,786
Average Household Income (2018): $63,789
Mean Home Sales Price: $235,000 (August, 2018)
Foreclosure Sales: Down -37.8%, with median sales price of $130,200 (August, 2018)
2018 AGS Report - Population and income figures
Google - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
FL Department of Economic Opportunity -
LAUS - employment data
FL Bureau of Economic Research - wage data
2018 Space Coast Board of Realtors - housing data