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Best Places To Live In Merritt Island, FL

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  • Merritt Island, FL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 35,063
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Satellite Beach, FL
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,262
80
  • Palm Shores, FL
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,125
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  • Melbourne Beach, FL
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,126
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  • Viera West, FL
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,163
78
  • Indian Harbour Beach, FL
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,254
78
  • Indialantic, FL
  • 16.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,744
77
  • June Park, FL
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,059
77
  • Melbourne Village, FL
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 722
77
  • Viera East, FL
  • 4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,998
75
  • South Patrick Shores, FL
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,173
75
  • West Melbourne, FL
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,208
72
  • Cape Canaveral, FL
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,960
72
  • Rockledge, FL
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,477
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  • Cocoa Beach, FL
  • 3.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,287
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  • Patrick AFB, FL
  • 6.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,233
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  • Sharpes, FL
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,059
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  • Palm Bay, FL
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 104,342
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  • Port St. John, FL
  • 13.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,444
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  • Melbourne, FL
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 77,216
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  • Cocoa West, FL
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,802
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  • Cocoa, FL
  • 7.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,261

Listed above are the best places to live in Merritt Island, FL for 2017. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Merritt Island, FL, followed by the best places to live near Merritt Island, FL, sorted by Livability Score.

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