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Description of our Community
The city covers about 41 square miles.
The population as of April 1, 2010 was 78,427.
According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Melbourne, Florida is $31,668
The leading industries in Melbourne, Florida are Educational services, and health care, and social assistance, 21%; Retail trade, 14%; and Manufacturing, 14%.
The average unemployment rate in Melbourne, Florida is around 9.8%

Description of our 'reporters':
Here in Florida we are a very committed group of students with a mix of different talents that help to contribute and build on another students weaknesses. We are a buffet of knowledge and want to learn more about the growing problem of hunger in not only our community but the world as a whole. We love to have the resources that allow us to communicate our thoughts and feelings on this subject with other students around the world who feel the same passion to help. We are truly a great team!
Content on this page contributed by:
Cody C.
Callie W.