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Matlacha, Florida - Basic Facts

The Matlacha Census Designated Place had a population of 763 as of July 1, 2019. Matlacha ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Matlacha is located at latitude 26.6298 and longitude -82.0709 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the Matlacha Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Matlacha Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403264) 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 Matlacha Census Designated Place is located within Pine Island CCD of Lee County.


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Matlacha, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Matlacha, FL Housing Affordability Index is 66
State of Florida Housing Affordability Index is 113
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Matlacha, FL Wealth Index is 140
State of Florida Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 763
Population in Households 763
Population in Families 487
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 3,823
Diversity Index1 6
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,138
Average Household Income $80,337
Per Capita Income $47,802
Wealth Index3 140

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 694 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 327 (47.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 127 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 240 (34.6%)
Median Home Value $382,143
Housing Affordability Index2 66
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 454
Average Household Size 1.68
Family Households 216
Average Family Size 2
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.3% 1.53%
Households 1.27% 1.5%
Families 1.11% 1.35%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   2.26%

Matlacha, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Matlacha to the other 919 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 781 15th
Population Density # 191 79th
Diversity Index # 917 0th
Median Household Income # 448 51st
Per Capita Income # 115 88th

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