Indian River County

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Indian River County, Florida

1840 25th St
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: (772) 567-8000
Fax: (772) 978-1822

On south-central Atlantic coast of FL, north of Fort Pierce; organized May 30, 1925 from Saint Lucie County. Name Origin: For the Indian River, which forms its eastern border

Area (sq mi):: 616.92 (land 503.23; water 113.69) Population per square mile: 255.50
Population 2005: 128,594 State rank: 33 Population change: 2000-20005 13.90%; 1990-2000 25.20% Population 2000: 112,947 (White 83.40%; Black or African American 8.20%; Hispanic or Latino 6.50%; Asian 0.70%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 8.10%. Median age: 47.00
Income 2000: per capita $27,227; median household $39,635; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $37,110-$39,953
Unemployment (2004): 6.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.70% Median travel time to work: 20.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sebastian (18,671)
  • Vero Beach County seat (17,209)

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    Issue: Refunding Certificates of Participation (The School Board of Indian River County, Florida, Master Lease Program), Series 2016A; Rating: Aa3; Rating Type: Underlying LT; Sale Amount: $28,955,000; Expected Sale Date: 03/14/2016; Rating Description: Lease Rental: Appropriation
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    The statement from Indian River County Sheriff's Office said: "The airplane was located where it had crashed in a wooded area within two miles from the cell phone tower.
    According to the latest data from the Realtors Association of Indian River County, Dale Sorensen Real Estate's sales are more than two times its closest competitor at nearly $120 million year-to-date 2010.
    Pollution of Indian River County's portion of the lagoon began 80 years ago, when a vast canal system was created to drain more than 50,000 acres of marshland.
    There's a new local newspaper in Indian River County, Fla., but don't look for it at the newsstand.
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    Co-hosted by Indian River County and the Treasure Coast Sports Commission, the 2014 Shooting Industry Masters will again feature the "Masters Mystery Course of Fire."
    Caption: MEMBERS OF THE INDIAN RIVER COUNTY BAR recently gathered for an annual charity softball game against a squad of Indian River County doctors.
    Vero Beach, FL, April 30, 2010 --( The Indian River County Chamber of Commerce announced that it has renewed a contract for targeted industry business attraction services with Site Location Partnership, a Dallas-based corporate site selection and economic development consulting firm.

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