Brevard County Real Estate - Grant

Grant-Valkaria is a town located south of Melbourne in Brevard County, Florida. Grant was originally established in 1925 as a fishing village, and since 1966, the city has held the annual Grant Seafood Festival. The revenues collected through the seafood festival go back into the community through college scholarships and summer break activities for the local children. Originally two separate communities, Grant and Valkaria were joined in July of 2006 to create the single Incorporated Town of Grant-Valkaria.

Grant is in East Central Florida. Grant is approximately 46 miles from Port Saint Lucie (population 164,603) and around 8 miles from Palm Bay (population 103,190).

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Brevard County

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.

Neighboring Properties

AddressTypeSq FtClass 
7500 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,248 B
7480 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,347 B
7495 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 920 B
7485 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,372 B
7505 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,860 B
7510 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,620 B
7475 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,188 B
7495 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,344 B
7485 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,456 B
7505 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,688 B
7515 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,945 B
7475 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,142 B
5640 Buckhorn Pl Mobile Home 1,484 B
7515 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,429 B
5650 Buckhorn Pl Mobile Home 1,583 B
7520 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,376 B
5630 Buckhorn Pl Mobile Home 1,657 B
7525 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,512 B
7492 Highway 1 Single Family 0 L
7521 Agawam Rd Undefined - Reserved for Use by Department of Revenue 0 L
7490 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 805 B
5620 Buckhorn Pl Mobile Home 1,322 B
7480 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 768 B
7500 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,620 B
7470 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 672 B
7535 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,331 B
7510 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 851 B
7530 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,053 B
5610 Buckhorn Pl Mobile Home 1,292 B
7520 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,248 B
7460 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,370 B
7545 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,970 B
7525 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,368 B
7530 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,344 B
7540 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,248 B
5600 Buckhorn Pl Vacant Residential 0 L
7450 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,558 B
7535 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,329 B
7540 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,336 B
7555 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,269 A
7545 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,489 B
7550 Agawam Rd Mobile Home 1,215 B
7550 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 672 C
7565 Blackhawk Rd Mobile Home 1,321 B

Nearest MLS Listings

Nearest properties for sale within 3 miles of this location

AddressMilesSq FtPrice 
7505 Blackhawk Rd .03 1,860 $239,000
7647 Great Bear Lake Dr .23 2,108 $299,000
448 Barefoot Blvd .37 792 $187,000
805 Lilac Dr .57 1,100 $160,000
311 Barefoot Blvd .61 7,348 $1,395,000
7000 Highway 1 .64 1,556 $785,000
707 Barefoot Blvd .65 680 $120,000
619 Bougainvillea Cir .79 1,104 $179,900
803 Beech Ct .91 1,664 $250,000
919 Yew St .93 0 $365,000
929 Jacaranda Dr .94 1,394 $172,500
954 Pecan Cir 1.07 736 $145,000
824 Wren Cir 1.17 1,209 $189,000
8330 Highway 1 1.23 1,640 $785,000
1036 Oriole Cir 1.49 920 $160,000

Local Household Income

The median household income in this part of Florida is $52,102. The bottom 10% of the population earn less than $18,452 per year. The top 10% earn more than $121,913 per year. The top 1% earn more than $336,928 per year. Most renters earn between $25,716 (20th percentile) and $40,716 (80th percentile) per year. Someone earning the median household income in this area is likely to qualify for a mortgage between $104,204 and $130,255.

The tax assessed value of this property places it in percentile 65 of all properties in this area. This suggests it would appeal to someone earning around $68,677 per year who should qualify for a mortgage between $137,354 and $171,693.

Source: US Census American Community Survey - 2008-2012 ACS 5-year PUMS estimates

Local Rents

The median monthly rent in this part of Florida is $923. Most renters earn between $2,143 and $3,393 per month. They typically spend 37% of their monthly income on rent. Most rents fall in the $700 (20th percentile) to $1,197 (80th percentile) range. The residential vacancy rate is 7%.

This property falls in percentile 65 of all properties in this area. This corresponds to a rent of $1,034 per month and a monthly household income of $2,900 ($34,800 per year)

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