Beautiful Cocoa Beach is located on a barrier island, nestled between the great Atlantic Ocean and the Banana River Lagoon on Florida’s Central East Coast and you’ve found the best place to browse Cocoa Beach Real Estate Listings. Just six miles long, and mostly less than one mile wide, Cocoa Beach is truly a unique place. There are space launches to be seen from the beach , wild animal species all around in their natural habitats, golf, surf fishing from the beach, and days full of fun on the beach. Widely known as the surfing capital of the East Coast, Cocoa Beach is the hometown of surfing champions. Cocoa Beach is a residential community and a tourist destination. The base population is 12,631, but swells to as high as 30,000 during the peak tourist season when the hotels, motels, timeshares and condominium rentals are filled. In addition, Cocoa Beach is the destination for another 2.4 million day visitors per year; it is the primary tourist destination on the Florida Space Coast. It is also home to an active retiree population, many of whom devoted their careers to our nation’s space program. But, the casual beach lifestyle is enjoyed by visitors and residents alike, it is a great place for families to enjoy the best of Florida!
Space Coast data last updated at April 13, 2021 11:13 AM ET