Merritt Island, Florida (FL)

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Merritt Island is a census designated place in Brevard County, on the Atlantic coast of the U.S. state of Florida. As of the 2000 census, the population was 36,090. The name "Merritt Island" also refers to the extent of the former island, which is now a peninsula.
Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge and NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center are located on the northern part of Merritt Island. The area is heavily residential, with centralized light commercial and light industrial areas.

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Stats about Merritt Island

Total Population: 36,091
Cost of Living
Median Household Income: $43,532
Median Home Value: $118,300
State sales tax: 6.0%
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Merritt Island, Florida


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04/15/09

brudon82

 

brudon82 (lived here for Over 10 years but moved):

"Merritt Isl gateway to the stars and water"

can you say FISHING , this is the place to fish, and watch space launches, and anything in the water warm weather to very hot, some bad storms, NO SNOW, great to retire or relocate, need air conditioning, bugs galor, nice beaches, you will be safe if you stay away from bars after midnite, thats when trouble starts, I worked in FD for 16 yrs there, alot of medical calls. great fire and police services, rust on cars is bad, cool evening breezes,

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03/05/10

Dave Koz

 

Dave Koz (researched this town Within the last 5 years and is considering moving here):

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