Iona, FL Profile: Facts & Data


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Iona, Florida - Basic Facts

The Iona Census Designated Place had a population of 17,789 as of July 1, 2018. Iona ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Florida. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Iona is located at latitude 26.5204 and longitude -81.964 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the Iona Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.61 sq. miles and a water area of 3.62 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Iona Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402620) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Florida is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Iona Census Designated Place is located within Fort Myers CCD of Lee County.

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


Total Population 17,789
Population in Households 17,756
Population in Familes 12,490
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density2 2,691
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $53,518
Average Household Income $94,177
Per Capita Income $50,093


Total Housing Units 15,057 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,569 (43.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,909 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,579 (37.1%)
Median Home Value $234,892
Average Home Value $383,658


Total Households 9,478
Average Household Size 1.87
Family Households 5,389
Average Family Size 2
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.79% 1.95%
Households 1.66% 1.9%
Families 1.5% 1.73%
Median Household Income   4.0%
Per Capita Income   3.93%

Iona, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Iona to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 210 77th
Population Density # 290 69th
Diversity Index # 708 23rd
Median Household Income # 362 61st
Per Capita Income # 92 90th

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