Merritt Island located in Brevard County, south of Titusville and north of Melbourne along the east coast of Florida. The island is 40 miles long. It is seven miles wide at the north end but narrows to a point at the south. Most of the island's population occupies a suburban area of middle-class homes between state roads 528 and 520. North of State Road 528 is Kennedy Space Center, which covers 100,000 acres.

The Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, adjacent to the Space Center, occupies land managed by the U.S. Government. A 22-square mile wetlands area, it is home to over 300 species of birds. Treasured residents in the refuge include ghost crabs, loggerhead and green sea turtles, reptiles, raccoons and bobcats.

Central Merritt Island is a shopping, business and residential hub. A sprawling shopping mall offers shops, movie theaters, and office space. There are hundreds of other businesses, stores, restaurants, real estate and mortgage companies, banks and government offices. There is a also a light industrial section and an airport.

South of State Road 520 the island grows narrower and it is again residential. South Tropical Trail weaves its way through lush tropical vegetation and gorgeous homes along the Indian and Banana Rivers. This category may contain sites in topical sub-categories as well as links to other geographic categories.
Please submit sites ONLY about Merritt Island, personal home pages of residents, organizations, or for businesses located there to this category or the appropriate sub-category. Sites that cover broader areas should be submitted to the regional, county, or state categories.

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  1. This category is reserved for sites based in this locality. To find a different locality and submit there, navigate to the list of localities found under the name of this state.
  2. Location must be clearly shown, preferably by address or local phone number.
  3. Submitted title should match the name of the organization or entity. The description should be factual. Don''t use Excessive Capitalization or ALL CAPS.
  4. Submit to a topical sub-category when possible. Compare existing listings for best results.
For sites covering artistic, cultural, and entertainment activities, events, institutions, venues, professionals, and organizations based in Merrit Island, Florida.

For sites specifically based in this community. Submitting a site based in another locality may prevent listing in the directory. Thank you for your cooperation.

This category is for artistic, cultural, and entertainment activities, events, institutions, venues, performers, professionals, and organizations. Subjects include theater, art, photography, video production, films, music, architecture, dance, libraries, and museums.

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  1. Make sure your site title matches the name of your organization or entity.
  2. In your site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  3. This is a Regional category, so your location should be readily apparent on your site. Your service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  4. Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  5. Describe site features as well as the subject of your site.
For sites covering the business and economic activities of Merritt Island, Florida, including listings of companies and industries.

For sites specifically geared towards this community. Submitting a site based in another locality may prevent listing in the directory. Thank you for your cooperation.

This category is for sites covering business and economic activities including companies and industries. Depending on the type of company, some sites should instead be submitted to Arts_and_Entertainment, Receration_and_Sports, or Travel_and_Tourism, or to a Business_and_Economy sub-category when available. For best results, compare existing listings before submitting your site.

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  1. Make sure your site title matches the name of your organization or entity.
  2. In your site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  3. This is a Regional category, so your location should be readily apparent on your site. Your service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  4. Avoid Excessive Capilization.
  5. Describe site features as well as the subject of your site.
For sites on hobbies, sports and participatory recreational activities based in Merritt Island, Florida.

For sites specifically geared towards this community. Submitting a site based in another locality may prevent listing in the directory. Thank you for your cooperation.

This category is for hobbies, sports and participatory recreational activities.

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  1. Make sure your site title matches the name of your organization or entity.
  2. In your site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  3. This is a Regional category, so your location should be readily apparent on your site. Your service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  4. Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  5. Describe site features as well as the subject of your site.
For sites concerned with the society and culture of Merritt Island, Florida.

For sites specifically geared towards this community. Submitting a site based in another locality may prevent listing in the directory. Thank you for your cooperation.

This category concerns the make up of the local community: its people, its history, and resources and institutions that serve the people. Subjects include religion, clubs and lodges, reunions, women, men, seniors, kids, teens, activism, alternative sexuality, genealogy, and personal home pages.

Tips for Faster Acceptance:

  1. Make sure your site title matches the name of your organization or entity.
  2. In your site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  3. This is a Regional category, so your location should be readily apparent on your site. Your service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  4. Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  5. Describe site features as well as the subject of your site.
For information on transportation to, from, and within Merritt Island, Florida.

For sites specifically geared towards this community. Submitting a site based in another locality may prevent listing in the directory. Thank you for your cooperation.

Submit categories concerned with transportation resources for those traveling to and from, and within the locality. Subjects include airports, airlines, roads and highways, buses, railroads, ride sharing, and mass transit.

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  1. Make sure your site''s title matches the name of your organization or entity.
  2. In your site''s description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language. Avoid Excessive Capitalization. Describe site features as well as the subject of your site.
For accommodations, parks and tourist attractions located in this locality as well as for resources such as tourist guides for those visiting the locality.
Submit hotels and motels, resorts and inns, vacation rentals, parks, attractions and travel guides. This category is reserved for entities physically located in this locality. To find a different locality and submit there, navigate to the list of localities found under the name of this state.

Note: Each lodging facility may receive one listing. Attempts to circumvent this policy by multiple submissions of the same or alternate URLs can result in being banned from the directory.

Tips for Faster Acceptance:

  1. Location must be shown, preferably by address or local phone number.
  2. For title, submit actual name of the lodging, park or attraction that is the subject of the site.
  3. Make description factual, avoiding promotional language and Unnecessary Capitalization.
  4. Compare existing listings for best results.