Fort Myers, FL 33908 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33908: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fort Myers, FL 33908

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ft Myers, FL 33908

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,181
  • Single Family Addresses: 16,786
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 8,254
  • County: Lee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 26.507, Longitude -81.929
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Fort Myers, FL 33908 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 40,086
Population in Households 39,257
Population in Familes 29,119
Population in Group Qrtrs 829
Population Density1 986
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 19,612
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 11,700
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 30,673 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,737 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,875 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,061 (36.1%)
Median Home Value $234,995
Average Home Value $328,323


Median Household Income $53,073
Average Household Income $87,212
Per Capita Income $43,483
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.24% 1.82%
Households 1.19% 1.79%
Families 1.02% 1.68%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
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.

Fort Myers, FL 33908 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33908 to the other 965 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 119 88th
Population Density1 # 498 48th
Diversity Index2 # 696 28th
Median Household Income # 303 69th
Per Capita Income # 103 89th

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