414 Hamwood St Sw, Palm Bay
Brevard County Real Estate - Malabar
Malabar is a small town located south of Palm Bay in Brevard County, Florida. Established in 1883 and incorporated in 1962, Malabar is known for its old-Florida atmosphere and semi-rural environment.
Malabar is in East Central Florida. It's population as recorded in the 2010 Census was 2,757. Malabar is approximately 52 miles from Port Saint Lucie (population 164,603) and around 3 miles from Palm Bay (population 103,190).
The median age for residents of Malabar is 50. Around 25.1% of Malabar households include school aged children and 32.4% of households include individuals aged 65 years or over. Census records indicate 91.6% of the Malabar population are White, 3.8% are Black or African American, .4% American Indian, .9% Asian and 2.4% are Two or more Races.
There are 1,239 housing units in Malabar. 115 (9.2%) of these were reported as vacant in the 2010 Census. Malabar is a tourist destination, 36.5% (42) of it's vacant housing units were classed as seasonal, recreational or for occasional use. There are 128 residential rental units in Malabar. 111 of them were occupied in 2010 providing a residential rental vacancy rate of 12.5%.
Brevard County is located in the East Central Florida region, along with Orange, Volusia, Sumter, Seminole, Lake, and Osceola counties. There are many incorporated municipalities in Brevard. Cities include Cape Canaveral, Cocoa, Cocoa Beach, Indian Harbour Beach, Melbourne, Palm Bay, Rockledge, Satellite Beach, Titusville, and West Melbourne. The towns in Brevard are Grant-Valkaria, Indiatlantic, Malabar, Melbourne Beach, Melbourne Village, and Palm Shores. Brevard?s population is well over half a million.
Top industries for Brevard County include technology, tourism, agriculture, and other service businesses. Top public sector employers for Brevard County are the Brevard County School Board, Brevard County Board of County Commissioners, NASA, and US Department of Defense. Private sector employers include Harris Corporation, Health First, Inc., United Space Alliance, Wuesthoff Health System, and Northrop Grumman Corporation.
Kennedy Space Center is located on Merritt Island in Brevard County and provides many jobs for the area, as well as acting as a popular tourist destination. It is from this activity that Brevard takes its nickname, the Space Coast. Nicknamed "Space City USA", the city of Titusville is across the water from KSC. The city?s population is highly-educated. The city is a popular destination for visitors wishing to see spacecraft launches.
Other tourist attractions in Brevard County include Port Canaveral, one of the busiest cruise ports in the world, the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, and Cocoa Beach. Port Canaveral is serviced by Disney Cruise Lines, Carnival, and Royal Caribbean. Not just a tourist destination, the port is within a foreign trade zone.
In 2010 and 2011, the Brookings Institution reported that Brevard ranked in the bottom fifth of the nation's top metro areas, based on unemployment, gross metropolitan product, housing prices and foreclosed properties. In 2011, the county was rated the 6th worst in the nation for foreclosures. RealtyTrac rated Brevard as the best county in the United States for buyers in 2013 because of the low prices.
|428 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|401 Old Rd Sw||Single Family||1,240||C|
|442 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|411 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|425 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2052 Harbell Ave Sw||Single Family||2,006||B|
|403 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|441 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2055 Gale Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|456 Hamwood St Sw||Single Family||1,920||B|
|2060 Harbell Ave Sw||Single Family||1,932||B|
|451 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2039 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|409 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2031 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2045 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|446 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|454 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2023 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|462 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2053 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2063 Gale Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|470 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2068 Harbell Ave Sw||Single Family||2,047||B|
|461 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|402 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|417 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|470 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2015 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2061 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|481 Hamwood St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2040 Olympia Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2071 Gale Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|410 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2076 Harbell Ave Sw||Single Family||2,047||B|
|2032 Olympia Ave Sw||Single Family||2,020||B|
|478 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2054 Olympia Ave Sw||Single Family||2,272||B|
|2007 Harbell Ave Sw||Single Family||1,833||B|
|2069 Harbell Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2024 Olympia Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2002 Gandy Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|418 Old Rd Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2016 Olympia Ave Sw||Single Family||2,173||B|
|486 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|2062 Olympia Ave Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|447 Gancedo St Sw||Vacant Residential||0||L|
|491 Hamwood St Sw||Single Family||2,039||B|
Nearest MLS Listings
Nearest properties for sale within 3 miles of this location
|2055 Gale Ave Sw||.04||0||$59,000|
|550 Gancedo St Sw||.23||0||$52,900|
|558 Gancedo St Sw||.24||0||$52,900|
|654 Heron Rd Sw||.52||0||$29,750|
|2182 Day Ave Sw||.52||0||$39,000|
|1958 New York Ave Sw||.53||0||$55,000|
|681 Windy Cove St Sw||.56||0||$39,998|
|1726 Garvey Rd Sw||.67||0||$29,000|
|2141 Soria Ave Sw||.73||0||$29,400|
|801 Beach St Sw||.74||0||$34,900|
|2189 Soria Ave Sw||.77||0||$27,000|
|2178 Hibiscus Ave Sw||.84||0||$21,900|
|597 Lang Rd Sw||.88||0||$35,000|
|2392 Madden Ave Sw||.93||0||$34,000|
|835 Bee Ct Sw||.95||0||$27,900|
Local Household Income
The median household income in this part of Florida is $65,996. The bottom 10% of the population earn less than $23,217 per year. The top 10% earn more than $150,879 per year. The top 1% earn more than $414,648 per year. Most renters earn between $28,332 (20th percentile) and $50,268 (80th percentile) per year. Someone earning the median household income in this area is likely to qualify for a mortgage between $131,992 and $164,990.
Source: US Census American Community Survey - 2008-2012 ACS 5-year PUMS estimates
The median monthly rent in this part of Florida is $847. Most renters earn between $2,361 and $4,189 per month. They typically spend 33% of their monthly income on rent. Most rents fall in the $608 (20th percentile) to $1,140 (80th percentile) range. The residential vacancy rate is 8%.