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Melbourne, FL
Detailed City Facts Report

Melbourne, Florida is one of the great places in the U.S. to live or retire. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.


The interactive map below provides a birds-eye view of the city. See how home prices are trending over the past few years. Read a city profile and search homes for sale.

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Melbourne, Florida
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Melbourne, Florida


Melbourne Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2016 (est.)
Melbourne-Palm Bay Metro Area blank blank blank 579,130
Melbourne 59,646 71,382 76,068 81,185



Melbourne
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2018 .$228,8054.4%
Sep $230,549 . .
Aug $237,305 . .
Jul $233,972 . .
Jun $225,659 . .
May $215,829 . .
Apr $246,041 . .
Mar $230,657 . .
Feb $214,246 . .
Jan $221,663 . .
2017 .$219,1887.5%
2016 .$203,88912.0%
2015 .$182,04810.9%
2014 .$164,1315.6%
2013 . $155,381 13.9%
2012 . $136,386 2.5%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2018)
. Melbourne GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $228,805 $419,000
Nearest Big City Orlando na
Home Sales Price in Orlando $266,000 $340,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 70% of Orlando home prices 101%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2018)
. Melbourne GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $228,805 $419,000
Monthly Rent $1,405 $1,495
Price/Rent Index 10.9 times the annual rent 19.0



Melbourne
Cost of Living (2018)
87% GPTR 99 City Average
109%



Melbourne Taxes
(2018)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 6.8% -- 23* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 103 days 21* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the lowest taxes



Melbourne Building Permits
(single family homes)
2016 214
2015 157
2014 146
2013 204
2012 149
2011 76
2010 103



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