Rockledge, Brevard County, Florida

Rockledge is a city in Brevard County, Florida. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 26,071. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.7 square miles. An elevation is 43 feet (13.10 m) above sea level. The population density was 2,436 people per square mile. The median age was 46.2 years (Florida state median age was 41.8 years). For every 100 females there were 93 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
26,071 residents
Population Change
+29.3% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
46.2 years (State: 41.8)
Below the Poverty Line
9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
12,546 residents
Population Females
13,525 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
3.9% Latin America, 2.0% Europe
Daytime Population Change
-86 (-0.3%)
Live and Work in the City
2,812 (23.4%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
4.6% (State: 5.4%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Rockledge Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

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

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Rockledge Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $155,233
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $157,795 (State: $179,800)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$70,495 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $1,085
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $469 – $706
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $854
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              90 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,540 (0.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,115 (0.80%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $59,094 (State: $49,426)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$13,876 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $30,197
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$9,497 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Eastern Florida State College
                      about 5 miles
                      Cocoa, FL
                      Full-time enrollment: 12,053
                    • Florida Institute of Technology
                      about 20 miles
                      Melbourne, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,452
                    • Florida Institute of Technology-Online
                      about 20 miles
                      Melbourne, FL
                      FT enrollment: 3,046
                    • Florida Technical College
                      about 33 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 4,907
                    • University of Central Florida
                      about 35 miles
                      Orlando, FL
                      FT enrollment: 51,457
                    • Full Sail University
                      about 40 miles
                      Winter Park, FL
                      FT enrollment: 31,435
                    • Rollins College
                      about 42 miles
                      Winter Park, FL
                      FT enrollment: 3,085

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • ROCKLEDGE SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
                      Location: 220 RAIDER RD
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • NORTH/CENTRAL AREA ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER
                      Location: 1535 COGSWELL ST
                      Grades: 6-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • HORACE MANN ACADEMY
                      Students: 116
                      Location: 550 SOLUTIONS WAY
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • ASSURANCE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
                      Students: 39
                      Location: 1009 FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • HATCHER ACADEMY
                      Students: 37
                      Location: 221 DIXIE LN
                      Grades: 1-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • GOLFVIEW ELEMENTARY MAGNET SCH
                      Location: 1530 S FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • RONALD MCNAIR MAGNET MIDDLE
                      Location: 1 CHALLENGER DR
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • JOHN F. KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL
                      Location: 2100 S FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN ELEMENTARY
                      Location: 3011 S FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • RALPH M WILLIAMS JUNIOR ELEMENTARY
                      Location: 1700 CLUBHOUSE DR
                      Grades: PK-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ROCKLEDGE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 165
                      Location: 2175 FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH & SCHOOL
                      Students: 135
                      Location: 1330 FISKE BLVD
                      Grades: PK-8
                    Rockledge Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    72 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    51 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.94 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

                             
                              Rockledge 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
                              8,288

                              Hospitals in Rockledge

                              • WUESTHOFF MEDICAL CENTER ROCKLEDGE
                                Voluntary non-profit – Private
                                110 LONGWOOD AVE
                              • COPIA HEALTH CARE LLC
                                3819 MURRELL RD STE C
                              • GUARDIAN CARE SERVICES OF BREVARD, INC
                                1535 COGSWELL STREET STE C15
                              • MSS CARE
                                1217 ADMIRALTY BLVD
                              • HUNTINGTON PLACE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER
                                1775 HUNTINGTON LN
                              • ROCKLEDGE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER
                                587 BARTON BLVD

                              Airports & Heliports in Rockledge

                              • Wuesthoff Hospital Emergency Heliport
                                8FD4
                              • Gezik Seaplane Base
                                34FA

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Rockledge by Race (According to 2010)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

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

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Rockledge

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Tornadoes Average Activity
                                            4% (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 Rockledge: 32955
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