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Fort Myers, FL: What you need to know

Looking to move to Fort Myers , FL? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Fort Myers , FL real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Fort Myers , FL is located in Lee County . It has a population of 68,472, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Fort Myers , FL? The median income in Fort Myers , FL is $39,039 and the median home value is $146,800, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability.


Fort Myers, FL City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 68,472
Median Age 40
Median Household Income $39,039
Median Home Price $146,800

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Fort Myers, FL Demographics

Median Population in Fort Myers , FL

Median Age 39.6%
Age 18 Over 79.5%
Age 21 Over 76.2%
Age 62 Over 21.9%
Age 65 Over 18%

Race in Fort Myers , FL

  Ethnicity White 62.6%
  Ethnicity Black 28.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 20.9%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 4.9%

Population By Gender in Fort Myers , FL

  Male 50.2%
  Female 49.8%

Language in Fort Myers , FL

  English Only 73.7%
  English Other 26.3%

Economics in Fort Myers , FL

  Median Household Income $39,039
  Median Home Price $146,800
  Homes Owned 52.6%
  Homes Rent 47.4%
  Median Property Rent $824

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Commute Types in Fort Myers , FL

  Walked 1.9%
  Worked at Home 5.1%
  Public Transportation 3.2%
  Other Means 2.4%
  Drove Alone 73.6%
  Carpooled 13.9%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 27
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