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Popular Cocoa Apartments
Orlando, Florida, 32828
1 Bedroom$990 - $1,055
2 Bedrooms$1,140 - $1,265
3 Bedrooms$1,380 - $1,410
Orlando, Florida, 32829
1 Bedroom$840 - $880
2 Bedrooms$1,060 - $1,120
Oviedo, Florida, 32765
2 Bedrooms$970 - $1,329
3 Bedrooms$1,028 - $1,324
Winter Springs, Florida, 32708
1 BedroomUp to $893
2 BedroomsUp to $1,047
3 BedroomsUp to $1,199
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Cocoa Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 17.8% 9.6% +8.2% $10,000 to $14,999 10.8% 6.7% +4.1% $15,000 to $19,999 10.2% 7.0% +3.2% $20,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.5% +0.5% $25,000 to $29,999 8.1% 7.3% +0.8% $30,000 to $34,999 6.2% 7.0% -0.8% $35,000 to $39,999 5.7% 6.3% -0.6% $40,000 to $44,999 6.2% 6.0% +0.2% $45,000 to $49,999 4.1% 5.1% -1.0% $50,000 to $59,999 6.6% 8.9% -2.3% $60,000 to $74,999 6.1% 9.6% -3.5% $75,000 to $99,999 5.9% 8.7% -2.8% $100,000 to $124,999 2.2% 4.3% -2.1% $125,000 to $149,999 0.9% 2.0% -1.1% $150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 1.8% -1.3% $200,000 or more 0.7% 2.3% -1.6%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 5.6% 4.9% +0.7% 10.0% to 14.9% 10.1% 9.7% +0.4% 15.0% to 19.9% 11.1% 13.4% -2.3% 20.0% to 24.9% 12.0% 12.9% -0.9% 25.0% to 29.9% 9.9% 10.7% -0.8% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.2% 7.9% -0.7% 35.0% to 39.9% 6.8% 5.8% +1.0% 40.0% to 49.9% 5.0% 7.6% -2.6% 50.0% or more 22.9% 19.6% +3.3% Not computed 9.5% 7.5% +2.0%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 12.9% 12.1% +0.8% 25 to 34 years 23.5% 26.6% -3.1% 35 to 44 years 25.0% 23.4% +1.6% 45 to 54 years 14.8% 15.3% -0.5% 55 to 64 years 9.9% 8.4% +1.5% 65 to 74 years 6.2% 6.3% -0.1% 75 to 84 years 5.4% 5.2% +0.2% 85 years and over 2.3% 2.6% -0.3%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 39.2% 34.3% +4.9% 30 to 44 minutes 27.6% 27.5% +0.1% 45 to 59 minutes 8.1% 14.0% -5.9% 60 or more minutes 25.0% 24.1% +0.9%
Source: 2000 Census
Refreshments for Sailors
Had you been a thirsty sailor navigating Florida’s Indian River in the 1800s, you might have happened upon an old woman along its banks. If you shouted, “Cocoa, cocoa,” at her, she might have rewarded you with a tall glass of hot cocoa. According to legend, this is how Cocoa, Florida, got its name. Whether this story is true or not is a mystery, but if one thing’s certain it’s that Cocoa, Florida has a lot to offer. Rent an apartment in this beautiful Florida city and you can not only quench your thirst, but exercise your body and make new friends as well. Make sure to bring an extra quarter for the whip cream—to put on your cocoa, not your new friend.
Pricing that New Cocoa Apartment
Are you looking for a cozy one bedroom apartment with a view of the park? Perhaps you’d prefer a roomier two bedroom place so that you can find a roommate to drag along to every show at the Cocoa Village Playhouse. Whatever apartment you’ve got your heart set on, we’re here to help make sure you find it. If you’d like to know how much you can expect to pay for an apartment in Cocoa, all you have to do is take a look at the rent chart that’s right here on this page. Then, start looking for an apartment in Cocoa right away by checking out some of the rentals listed below.
Community, Culture, and Commerce
Did you know the first settlers of Cocoa were actually fishermen that arrived around 1860? The catch must have been good, since this Brevard County, Florida city grew from a small group of families into a thriving community with a population of 16,478, as of a 2008 census estimate. With a growing, but small population, Cocoa has managed to maintain a tight-knit, small-town vibe, despite being only 50 miles east of the tourism mecca that is Orlando. Mickey Mouse and company just can’t compete with the perks that this small city has to offer. Cocoa is known as “The City of Community, Culture and Commerce.” These three C’s that make for a great city—one with nice neighbors, excellent entertainment, and booming business. No matter what you’re here for, whether it’s to raise a family or to go to work, Cocoa is a great place to call home. Rent one of Cocoa’s great apartments and enjoy the catch of the day all year-round, no tackle box necessary.
Fishing and Further Fun
Looking for beautiful scenery and a fun recreational opportunity? Hit up one of Cocoa’s many great parks. If you’re looking to follow in the footsteps of Cocoa’s founders and go fishing once you move into town, you can do so at Riverfront Park. This nearly 10 acre park features areas not only for fishing, but for boat launching and water sports as well. Riverfront Park is just one of Cocoa’s many pristine parks. Want to challenge your new Cocoa neighbors to a game of four-on-four? You can play basketball and Cocoa’s Provost Park. Gather up several more of your new friends and play a game of baseball at Don "Mo" Stradley Memorial Park. If you’ve got kids, why not take them down to Anderson Park and let them run wild on the playground? You can meet more Cocoa residents at the community center gym in Travis Park. When you get too hot from all that working out, why not take a dip in the pool at Joe Lee Smith Park? You’ll fall for Cocoa’s charm, hook, line, and sinker.
Holiday and History
Whether you like his brand of comedy or not, you might find it interesting to know that standup comedian Scott Thompson, better known as Carrot Top, graduated from Cocoa High School. Though Thompson has moved on, Cocoa still offers unique entertainment experiences. If you’re up for a celebration, don’t miss the Mardi Gras event in February. It features zydeco music, jambalaya, children’s activities, and more. Other holiday events include Fourth of July fireworks, a Holiday Open House, and Halloween in the Village. If you’ve got an eye for art, be sure to attend the Cocoa Village Gallery Walk events in November and April that feature art from more than 20 galleries, refreshments, and door prizes. If you appreciate the beauty of nature, visit the Brevard Museum of History & Natural Science. Handle fossils or examine dioramas of Brevard County’s ecosystems while you’re here. Rent one of Cocoa’s many great apartments and enrich yourself in culture. You’ll have a lot to talk about should you decide to pursue a career in standup comedy.
Average Apartment Rent in Cocoa, Florida
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What do people in Cocoa do as far as outdoor recreation?
Sandwiched between the Atlantic Ocean and conservation land, Cocoa residents shall not want for outdoor opportunity. Sea-related activities include swimming, boating, sailing, fishing, and kayaking. The River Lakes Conservation Area to the west offers over 36,000 acres seasonal hunting, fishing, hiking, bicycling, primitive camping at designated sites, canoeing, boating, and wildlife viewing. To the south of River Lakes lies the Three Forks March Conservation Area, and to the north lies Canaveral Marshes Conservation Area, among many others. With undeveloped beach, dunes, and lagoons, the Canaveral National Seashore to the northeast also offers fishing, boating, canoeing, surfing, sunbathing, swimming, hiking, camping, and nature trails.