Located in Brevard County, Florida Merritt Island is a gorgeous place that attracts people with its natural beauty and thrilling wildlife. Located between the Banana River and the Indian River Lagoon it is well known for its pine forests, national parks and coastal dunes. Because of its proximity to the Kennedy Space Center, Merritt Island has played a major role in increasing the place's popularity. Relocating to Merritt Island is a great idea for people who love to watch birds too. It is believed that there are more than 300 species of birds in the Merritt Island preserve.
Popular neighborhoods in Merritt Island are Garden Park, Floral Park, Bella Vita, Bel Aire, Orange Blossom Heights, Garden Park, Island Crossings, Harbor Point, Morningside Heights, Hampton Homes, Floral Park, Villa De Palmas, Island Pointe, Orange Grove Manor and Holiday Cove.