Cocoa, Brevard County, Florida

Cocoa is a city in Brevard County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 17,419. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.46 square miles. An elevation is 39 feet (11.88 m) above sea level. The population density was 2,335 people per square mile. The median age was 38.7 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 94 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
17,419 residents
Population Change
+6.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
38.7 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
29.3% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
8,425 residents
Population Females
8,994 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
7.6% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+4,022 (+22.6%)
Live and Work in the City
1,663 (23.1%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.6% (State: 5.4%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Cocoa Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Cocoa Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Cocoa Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $95,444
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $105,978 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$41,978 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $739
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $253 – $485
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $799
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              89 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $953 (0.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $947 (0.90%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $31,447 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$4,385 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $20,433
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$4,768 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Eastern Florida State College
                      Full-time enrollment: 12,053
                      Location: 1519 Clearlake Rd
                      Public
                      Website: www.easternflorida.edu

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • Florida Institute of Technology
                      about 23 miles
                      Melbourne, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,452
                    • Florida Institute of Technology-Online
                      about 23 miles
                      Melbourne, FL
                      FT enrollment: 3,046
                    • Florida Technical College
                      about 31 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,907
                    • University of Central Florida
                      about 32 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 51,457
                    • Full Sail University
                      about 38 miles
                      Winter Park, FL
                      FT enrollment: 31,435
                    • Rollins College
                      about 40 miles
                      Winter Park, FL
                      FT enrollment: 3,085
                    • Universal Technical Institute-Auto Motorcycle & Marine Mechanics Institute Division-Orlando
                      about 41 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,338

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • BREVARD COUNTY JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER
                      Location: 5225 DEWITT AVE
                      Grades: 6-12
                    • COCOA HIGH SCHOOL
                      Location: 2000 TIGER TRL
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • SPACE COAST JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
                      Location: 6150 BANYAN ST
                      Grades: 7-12
                    • BREVARD COUNTY JAIL COMPLEX
                      Location: 5225 DEWITT AVE
                      Grades: 5-12
                    • CENTER FOR DRUG FREE LIVING
                      Location: 3905 GRISSOM PKWY
                      Grades: 6-10

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • SPACE COAST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 120
                      Location: 1950 MICHIGAN AVE
                      Grades: PK-12
                    • CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY
                      Students: 81
                      Location: 817 DIXON BLVD STE 10
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • RFM CHRISTIAN ACADEMY COCO2
                      Students: 62
                      Location: 1404 DIXON BLVD
                      Grades: 3-12
                    • ATLANTIC INCLUSIVE ACADEMY
                      Students: 25
                      Location: 825 FORREST AVE
                      Grades: 4-12
                    • CREATIVE LEARNING
                      Students: 17
                      Location: 823 N COCOA BLVD STE D
                      Grades: 1-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • ATLANTIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 628
                      Location: 7300 BRIGGS AVE
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • CHALLENGER 7 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 339
                      Location: 6135 RENA AVE
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • ENTERPRISE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 61
                      Location: 7000 ENTERPRISE RD
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • CAMBRIDGE ELEMENTARY MAGNET SCHOOL
                      Location: 2000 CAMBRIDGE DR
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • ENDEAVOUR ELEMENTARY MAGNET
                      Location: 905 PINEDA ST
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • FAIRGLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Location: 201 INDIAN TRL
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • SATURN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Location: 880 N RANGE RD
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • EMMA JEWEL CHARTER ACADEMY
                      Location: 705 BLAKE AVE
                      Grades: KG-8
                      Charter school

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST MARK’S EPISCOPAL ACADEMY
                      Students: 111
                      Location: 2 CHURCH ST
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • RFM CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 27
                      Location: 1108 PEACHTREE ST
                      Grades: PK-2
                    • BREVARD ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 15
                      Location: 1500 COX RD
                      Grades: KG-8
                    Cocoa Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    92 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    69 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    3.95 policemen (State: 2.35)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Cocoa Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              81 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.51 (State: 2.04)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              9 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.17 (State: 0.11)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              75 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.40 (State: 1.28)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              186 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.48 (State: 3.04)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              407 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              7.61 (State: 7.45)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              8,000

                              Hospitals in Cocoa

                              • TEHC LLC
                                846 N COCOA BLVD STE A
                              • HEALTH CENTER OF MERRITT ISLAND, THE
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                MERRITT ISLAND, FL
                              • ISLAND HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                MERRITT ISLAND, FL
                              • ROCKLEDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                ROCKLEDGE, FL
                              • GUARDIAN CARE SERVICES OF BREVARD, INC
                                Home Health Center, about 3 miles away
                                ROCKLEDGE, FL
                              • WUESTHOFF MEDICAL CENTER ROCKLEDGE Acute Care Hospitals
                                about 3 miles away
                                ROCKLEDGE, FL
                              • HUNTINGTON PLACE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                ROCKLEDGE, FL
                              • HEALTH FIRST HOME CARE
                                Home Health Center, about 3 miles away
                                MERRITT ISLAND, FL

                              Airports & Heliports in Cocoa

                              • Treasure Lagoon Seaplane Base
                                FA13

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Cocoa by Race (According to 2015)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Cocoa

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            5% (Greater then US)
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            96% (Smaller then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            24 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            14 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            6 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Cocoa: 32922, 32926
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