Titusville Florida is a beautiful waterfront community boasting 17 miles of pristine beaches on what is popularly known as "the space coast." This little city sits on 27.1 square miles and is home to a population of approximately 40,000 residents with an average household income of $40,000 and median home values around $100,000. Nicknamed Space City U.S.A. because of its location directly across the water from the John F. Kennedy Space Center, Titusville is a great place to call home.
Housing options here can vary by neighborhood with coastal areas such as City Center offering more studio and high rise apartment living compared to the number of single-family dwellings available. Bellwood consists of more spacious family style homes and caters to a more executive, middle to upper income lifestyle, and if you’re looking for a good place to raise a family, the inland suburban neighborhood of N. Carpenter Rd and Garden Street has great schools, low crime rates and affordable homes. While most Titusville residents drive their own vehicles to work, some prefer carpooling or the vanpool program with free park and ride locations, and in the more metropolitan areas, the Space Coast Area Transit bus system is quite popular.
Education at all levels can also be found in Titusville. North Brevard Public Schools operate eight elementary schools, two middle schools and two high schools, while an additional six private and parochial schools are available as well. The city is also home to Eastern Florida State College and the University of Central Florida. When residents aren’t working or going to school, they can enjoy watching launches from the Cape Canaveral Seashore by the Kennedy Space Center or strolling down the Space Walk of Fame. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate time spent at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge and the Enchanted Forest Sanctuary, while those more culturally inclined can catch a performance at the Titusville Playhouse with shows ranging from The Little Mermaid to The Rocky Horror Show. Healthcare is also readily available from over 200 doctors in the city limits, and Parrish Medical Center which operates a Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Center, The Children’s Center, The Senior Solutions Center, and a Dialysis Center plus Urgent Care facilities. Miles of beaches, affordable housing in beautiful neighborhoods, convenient public transportation, high quality schools, a variety of attractions and entertainment, and state of the art healthcare all make Titusville Florida a wonderful place to live.