cocoa beach ranked best beach town

Out of 146 beach towns analyzed, five on the Treasure Coast and five on the Space Coast made a list, according to WalletHub, a personal-finance website.

Treasure Coast towns are Vero Beach (21st); Stuart (32nd); Jensen Beach (76th); Fort Pierce (126th); and Hobe Sound (128th). On the list from the Space Coast are Satellite Beach (33rd); Cocoa Beach (58th); Melbourne (95th); Merritt Island (107th); and Cocoa (134th).

In total, 50 Florida towns and cities were named best beach towns.