Brevard County, Florida

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Brevard County
Brevard County
Historic Brevard County Courthouse in Titusville.
Historic Brevard County Courthouse in Titusville.
Flag of Brevard County
Official seal of Brevard County
Official logo of Brevard County
Map of Florida highlighting Brevard County
Location within the U.S. state of Florida
Map of the United States highlighting Florida
Florida's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 28°18′N 80°42′W / 28.3°N 80.7°W / 28.3; -80.7
Country United States
State Florida
Founded14 March, 1844
Named forTheodorus W. Brevard
Largest cityPalm Bay
 • Total1,557 sq mi (4,030 km2)
 • Land1,016 sq mi (2,630 km2)
 • Water541 sq mi (1,400 km2)  34.8%%
 • Estimate 
 • Density580/sq mi (220/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district8th

Brevard County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida. It was formed on March 14, 1844. In 2000, 476,230 people lived there. Brevard County's seat is Titusville.

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