Merritt Island is a peaceful and picturesque peninsula on the eastern coast of Florida. Home to around 34,000 people, the island provides year-round sunshine, countless recreational opportunities, and the best of coastal living.

Merritt Island is conveniently located between the Indian River and Sykes Creek, providing accessibility to the nearby communities of Cape Canaveral, Cocoa, Titusville, and Melbourne. The world-famous Kennedy Space Center is also close by, as it is on the same island and shares boundaries as the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, a 140,000-acre wildlife sanctuary.

Today, Merritt Island remains one of the most ideal places to live, with fantastic restaurants, excellent schools, indoor and outdoor recreational activities, and the most welcoming community.

Real estate and property types in Merritt Island, FL

It’s no surprise that waterfront homes are the most popular choice among residents. These single-family homes offer luxury, comfort, and views of the open water. The majority of waterfront homes come equipped with a deck and a dock. Other real estate options in Merritt Island include condominiums, townhomes, rental homes, and vacant lots; most have scenic ocean views.

Expansive backyards, open floor plans, and swimming pools are typical features of Merritt Island homes, most of which are located in residential neighborhoods and subdivisions.

Living in Merritt Island, FL

  • Education is a top priority on Merritt Island. Excellent educational institutions include Merritt Island High School, Merritt Island Christian School, Edgewood Junior/Senior High School, and the Tropical Elementary School.
  • There is much to see and do on the island. Popular pastimes include boating, kayaking, and surfing. You can also explore the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge where you can spot birds endemic to Florida, a variety of turtles, and take to the nature trails. Watch rockets being launched from the Kennedy Space Center and the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
  • Enjoy Merritt Islands’ many shopping and dining options. Hailed as a premier shopping destination, Merritt Square Mall offers local and international retail brands, a large food court, and a movie theater called Cobb Theatres Merritt Square 16. Merritt Island also has plenty of great restaurants to choose from like The Island Waterfront Bar, Mi Island Restaurant, Pacific Rim, and El Tucan.
  • Drive to nearby theme parks and tourists attractions in Orlando. Just take Florida State Road 528 to reach Disney World, Sea World, and the Universal Orlando Resort so you and your family and friends can experience some of the happiest places on earth..

For more information on Merritt Island real estate and other homes for sale in Brevard County Florida, explore the website. For inquiries, get in touch with the Garrett Bell Team at 321-537-6697, or send an email to gbellcansell@gmail.com.

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$114,000
250 N Banana River Drive, 16, Merritt Island, FL 32952
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 912
Year Built: 1964
Area: 252 - N Banana River Dr.
Subdivision: None
Description: This adorable waterfront condo features an updated kitchen, spacious balcon...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$374,500
216 Becky Court, Merritt Island, FL 32952
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2236
Year Built: 2006
Area: 254 - Newfound Harbor
Subdivision: SUMMERS CREEK PHASE TWO
Description: Gorgeous 'Move-in Ready'' pool home w/ a nice back yard to enjoy outdoor ...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$1,400
300 Melbourne Avenue, Merritt Island, FL 32953
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Property Type: Rental
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1367
Year Built: 1965
Area: 251 - Central Merritt Island
Subdivision: BARONY ESTATES UNIT 2 SEC 1
Description: Great Merritt Island location. Near SR520 with easy access to beaches and ...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$1,365,000
5795 N Tropical Trl, Merritt Island, FL 32953
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 6
# of Bathrooms: 4.1
Square Footage: 4836
Year Built: 1986
Area: 250 - N Merritt Island
Subdivision: None
Description: Come home to ''true Florida Living'' on 3.22 ACRES nestled along the Indian...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$306,000
Front of House
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2396
Year Built: 1996
Area: 250 - N Merritt Island
Subdivision: SAVANNAHS PHASE III P.U.D. THE
Description: This 4/2 pool home has a new roof, sod and is located in the sought after g...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$1,800
New Exterior Paint
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Property Type: Rental
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1188
Year Built: 1968
Area: 251 - Central Merritt Island
Subdivision: CATALINA ISLE ESTATES UNIT 6
Description: Are you looking for a home in the Merritt Island School District?? Wel...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$650,000
1596 Newfound Harbor Drive, Merritt Island, FL 32952
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 3.1
Square Footage: 4011
Year Built: 2010
Area: 254 - Newfound Harbor
Subdivision: None
Description: Executive Pool Estate-Meticulously updated serenely positioned on a private...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$309,900
1420 Holly Avenue, Merritt Island, FL 32952
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Open House (07/28/2019 - 1:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1188
Year Built: 1963
Area: 252 - N Banana River Dr.
Subdivision: VETTER ISLES ESTS SEC 2
Description: Offers Welcome!!! Waterfront with dock! Mature trees, screened in porch, an...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$295,000
0000 S Unknown Parkway, Merritt Island, FL 32952
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Property Type: Vacant Land
Area: 253 - S Merritt Island
Subdivision: None
Description: RARE FIND, THE OWNER WILL SUBORDINATE TO A BUILDER. ***REDUCED*** 400'...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019
$319,900
350 Alabama Avenue, Merritt Island, FL 32953
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1502
Year Built: 1959
Area: 251 - Central Merritt Island
Subdivision: HAMPTON HOMES UNIT 3
Description: GREAT DEAL!!!! NEW SEAWALL INSTALLED BY SELLER & CAST IRON PIPES WERE JUST ...
Status: Active
Last Updated: July - 23 - 2019

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