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Immokalee, Florida - Basic Facts

Immokalee is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Immokalee Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Collier County at latitude 26.4187 and longitude -81.4173. Collier County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 33 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Immokalee Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 22.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.57 sq. miles.

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Immokalee, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 25,625
Population in Households 24,434
Population in Familes 20,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,191
Population Density1 1,129
Diversity Index2 86


Total Households 6,170
Average Household Size 3.96
Family Households 4,856
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 7,319 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,222 (30.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,948 (53.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,149 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $83,894
Average Home Value $105,721


Median Household Income $25,451
Average Household Income $35,048
Per Capita Income $8,858
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.4% 1.65%
Households 1.49% 1.77%
Families 1.41% 1.67%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.18%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Immokalee, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Immokalee to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 135 85th
Population Density1 # 545 41st
Diversity Index2 # 4 100th
Median Household Income # 898 3rd
Per Capita Income # 919 0th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.