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Source: 2009-2013 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates (average of period)
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  Brevard County
Basics (2009-2013 average)
1. Population 545,667
2. Avg. household income 64,115
3. Median household income 48,039
Population Segments: By Age, Race and Ethnicity (2009-2013 average)
4. Number of children ages under 5 26,381
5. Number of children ages 5-17 79,337
6. Number of adults ages 18-64 325,218
7. Number of elderly (ages 65+) 114,731
8. Number of Black/African Americans (non-Hispanic) 53,243
9. Number of Hispanics 46,170
10. Number of Asians 11,620
11. Number of Native Americans (non-Hispanic) 1,561
Community Needs: Unemployment, Poverty, Education & Housing (2009-2013 average)
12. Unemployment rate 12.38
13. Number in poverty 72,534
14. Number of children in poverty (ages under 18) 20,854
15. Number of elderly in poverty (ages 65+) 7,930
16. Number of families in poverty 13,365
17. % Poverty rate 13.48
18. % Child poverty rate 20.03
19. % Elderly poverty rate 7.04
20. % Poverty rate for families 9.40
Education (2009-2013 average)
21. % Persons with no high school diploma or GED (ages 25+) 9.82
22. % Persons with college/prof. degree (ages 25+) 26.27
Housing (2013)
23. % Homeownership rate 73.53
24. Avg. value of owner-occupied housing units ($) 179,200
25. Median value of owner-occupied housing units ($) 144,900
26. Total number of housing units 270,081
27. % Total housing unit occupancy rate 81.56
28. Total rental housing units 67,480
29. % Rental vacancy rate 13.60
Community Resources: Households and Organizations
Households (2013)
30. % Households with income of $100,000 or more 18.41
31. % Households with income between $75,000 and $100,000 11.06
32. % Households with income between $50,000 and $75,000 18.66
33. % Households with income between $35,000 and $50,000 16.00
34. % Households with income between $15,000 and $35,000 23.73
35. % Households with income under $15,000 12.14
Household Giving - no data found.