West Melbourne, Florida
West Melbourne was incorporated in 1959 in order to stop the area from being annexed into Melbourne: folks didn't want to see their property taxes go up and their services go down...
Since 2000, the population of West Melbourne has more than doubled, making the city the fastest growing municipality in Brevard County.
Created: September 11, 1959
High School or Higher: 93.2%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.3%
Graduate or Professional Degree: 9.7%
Median Resident Age: 42.9 Years
Cost of Living Index for West Melbourne: 89.9
Median Household Income: $49,800
Median Home Value: $135,000
Population Density: 2,500 People per Square Mile
Government, Professional Services, Manufacturing, Retail Services, Construction, Waste Management
Unemployed (June 2014): 6.7%