CITY LANDING: About Merritt Island

Learn more about the city of Merritt Island by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Merritt Island will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Merritt Island. You can also view apartments for rent in Merritt Island, FL by clicking the link and search box below.

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Merritt Island Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 10.64%
    10-17: 11.04%
    18-29: 10.01%
    30-39: 13.22%
    40-49: 16.31%
    50-64: 18.84%
    65 & Over: 19.94%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 17.65 sq mi
    Total Population: 39,828
    Population Density Ranking (National): 55th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 43rd percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 88th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 53rd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $47,537
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $68,611
    Median Income Ranking (National): 64th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 70th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 72nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 75th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 53rd percentile
    Single: 47th percentile
    Married With Children: 19th percentile
    Married With No Children: 34th percentile
    Single With Children: 9th percentile
    Single With No Children: 38th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: BREVARD
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.81 : 1

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