Melbourne Beach, Florida is part of the Brevard Public School System, which is one of the best school districts in the state. Most of the town's students attend Gemini Elementary School, Herbert C. Hoover Middle School or Melbourne High School. Several private institutions are also nearby. Melbourne Beach offers easy access to several area colleges. Two of the most popular are Florida Institute of Technology, which is four miles away, and Eastern Florida State College, which is 25 miles from Melbourne Beach.
Just one square mile and home to only 3,000 people, Melbourne Beach, Florida is a small town situated on a barrier island. Part of the Melbourne Metropolitan Area, Melbourne Beach is an exclusive area with an average home price of $302,000. The town has a very low unemployment rate and crime rate in comparison to the state and national averages, and most residents are established professionals. More than 54 percent have a higher degree.SHOW MORE