Barefoot Bay

A Great Place To Retire, Fish and Enjoy The Florida Lifestyle

Barefoot Bay

A Great Place To Retire, Fish and Enjoy The Florida Lifestyle

Barefoot Bay is an unincorporated community, recreation district, and manufactured home development in southern Brevard County, Florida. The population at the 2010 United States Census was 9,808.

Barefoot Bay is one of the largest manufactured home developments in the state of Florida. It is located entirely within the unincorporated community of Micco on the Indian River Lagoon. Most of the residents are retirees and snowbirds. Barefoot Bay shares the 32976 Sebastian zip code as well as the 772 area code.



Some Factual Data



Estimated zip code population in 2011: 9,172

Zip code population in 2010: 9,079

Zip code population in 2000: 9,817


Houses and condos: 6,582

Renter-occupied apartments: 611


Percentage of Renters: 12% (Florida: 33%)


2012 Cost of Living index: 89.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


Land Area: 25.7 sq. mi.

Water Area: 2.6 sq. mi.


Population Density: 357 people per square mile (very low)


Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011: 1.1% ($873 average) Florida: 1.1% ($1,706 average)


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $898 (1.0%)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $866 (1.2%)


Males: 4,311 (47.0%)

Females: 4,861 (53.0%)


Zip code 32976 compared to state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Urban population: 7,402

Rural population: 1,769


Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $78,400 (Florida: $151,000 )


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 252

Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,657


Housing units in zip code 32976 with a mortgage: 1,310 (67 home equity loan, 20 both second mortgage and home equity loan)

Houses without a mortgage: 2,988


Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $848

Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $345


Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011: 9.7% (Florida: 17.0%)


Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:

7.3% (Florida: 9.5% )


Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 32976:

  • Less than $10,000: 131
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 27
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 59
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 17
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 24
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 121
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 55
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 225
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 503
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 575
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 491
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 437
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 254
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 590
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 229
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 193
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 84
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 61
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 64
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 91
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 19
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 10
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 24
  • $1,000,000 or more: 14

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 32976:

  • $300 to $349: 66
  • $350 to $399: 47
  • $450 to $499: 12
  • $500 to $549: 13
  • $600 to $649: 21
  • $650 to $699: 49
  • $700 to $749: 33
  • $750 to $799: 25
  • $800 to $899: 78
  • $900 to $999: 22
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 43
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 29
  • No cash rent: 173

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $141,832
  • Asian householders: $46,327
  • Two or more races householders: $70,417
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $121,163

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $78,400 (Florida: $151,000)



Mean Home Values in 2011:

  • Detached houses: $185,590 (Florida: $234,179)
  • Townhouses or other attached units: $178,915 (Florida: $157,250)
  • Mobile homes: $70,167 (Florida: $67,343 )

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 55.3%



207 married couples with children.

77 single-parent households (44 men, 33 women).


  • 95.9% of residents of 32976 zip code speak English at home.
  • 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% very well, 24% not well).
  • 2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (69% very well, 24% well, 6% not well).
  • 0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 168 (1.8%)


Races in zip code 32976:

  • White population: 8,754
  • Black population: 36
  • American Indian population: 29
  • Asian population: 21
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0
  • Some other race population: 7
  • Two or more races population: 74
  • Hispanic or Latino population: 158

Most common first ancestries reported:

  • Irish (16%)
  • German (15%)
  • English (12%)
  • Italian (9%)
  • American (8%)
  • Other groups (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (5%)

Details

City : Barefoot Bay

Population : 9,808

Area : South County

State : Florida

Government : Recreation district

Zipcodes: 32976

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