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Cocoa is 8th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Current population (2012) 17,217 118th 19,317,568 313,914,040
Size in square miles 13.3 146th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,287 338th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 7.8% 72nd 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.0% 198th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.8% 199th 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.3% 292nd 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 14.9% 348th 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Race - White 59.2% 384th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 31.3% 55th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 103rd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.1% 330th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 8th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 156th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.3% 251st 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 54.2% 294th 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Female residents 52.3% 136th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.5% 261st 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Housing units 8,603 191st 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.6% 150th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 7,580 170th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.2% 352nd 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $128,500 367th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 347th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Income per capita $21,405 300th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $33,411 391st $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 26.8% 44th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Cocoa Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,935 184th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $444,590 116th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $26,760 48th $14,353 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $24,252 185th $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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