Lee County FL Information

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Lee County Subdivisions

Lee County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 719,287
Population in Households 710,814
Population in Familes 552,843
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,473
Population Density1 917
Diversity Index2 56
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,967
Average Household Income $79,033
Per Capita Income $33,299

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 424,218 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 209,476 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 89,789 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 124,953 (29.5%)
Median Home Value $212,652
Average Home Value $290,000
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 299,265
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 195,344
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.84% 2.21%
Households 1.73% 2.15%
Families 1.62% 2.08%
Median Household Income   2.75%
Per Capita Income   3.55%

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Lee County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lee County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 8 90th
Population Density # 8 90th
Diversity Index # 23 67th
Median Household Income # 16 78th
Per Capita Income # 10 87th

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