In 2017, Melbourne, FL had a population of 79.6k people with a median age of 45.5 and a median household income of $43,159. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Melbourne, FL grew from 78,911 to 79,640, a 0.924% increase and its median household income grew from $41,262 to $43,159, a 4.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Melbourne, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.92%), White (Hispanic) (7.62%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.34%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.14%). N/A% of the people in Melbourne, FL speak a non-English language, and 95.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Melbourne, FL are Florida Institute of Technology (1,970 degrees awarded in 2017), Florida Institute of Technology-Online (837 degrees), and The Salon Professional Academy-Melbourne (86 degrees).
The median property value in Melbourne, FL is $138,800, and the homeownership rate is 58.2%. Most people in Melbourne, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Melbourne, FL is 2 cars per household.