Viera is a lovely landscaped masterplanned community located in an unincorporated area adjacent to Melbourne. Viera consists of 76 neighborhoods in two areas named Viera East and Central Viera. Since its inception in 1989, Viera has attracted more than 350 businesses including The Avenue Viera, which opened in 2004. The Avenue Viera is an open-air shopping center, with more than 100 shops/restaurants and a multiplex movie theater. The Brevard County administration complex is located in Viera, which includes the Brevard County Board of County Commissioners, Harry T. and Harriette V. Moore Justice Center courthouse and Brevard County School Board. Viera is also home to the Brevard Zoo which a wonderful educational attraction for families. Residents enjoy the private neighborhoods, wonderful schools, ample shopping and dining venues, and close proximity to I-95 for work or play.