fort myers Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,537 9.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 14,470 37.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 7,991 20.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,375 18.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,668 14.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 31,740 81.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 10,385 26.6 % 26.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 70,916 - -
19 years old and under 16,401 23.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 24,672 34.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 18,001 25.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 11,842 16.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 47,756 80.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 11,777 19.8 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 12,287 43.5 % 33.2 %
Married 11,128 39.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 896 3.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,907 13.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 35,420 - -
Occupied Housing Units 26,571 75.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 8,849 25.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 13,460 38.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 3,382 9.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,138 3.2 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,603 7.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,760 7.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 5,056 14.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 6,417 18.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 560 1.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 44 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,862 10.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,609 13.0 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,631 13.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,955 11.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,897 8.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,316 3.7 % 13.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 46,198 66.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 19,087 27.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,337 1.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,689 3.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,563 53,657
Median Family Income 49,355 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 24,663 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 91.38 ℉
  • Rainfall 9.69 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 19.27
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com