Lehigh Acres, FL 33971 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 33971: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lehigh Acres, FL 33971

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lehigh, FL 33971

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Lee County
  • Centroid: Latitude 26.598, Longitude -81.7
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 375
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 7,963
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,963

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Lehigh Acres, FL 33971 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 23,601
Daytime Population: Workers 5,705
Daytime Population: Residents 13,849
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,554
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 23,510
Population in Familes 20,368
Population in Group Qrtrs 91
Population Density2 1,397
Diversity Index3 77


Median Household Income $52,052
Average Household Income $63,510
Per Capita Income $19,669


Total Housing Units 9,509 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,622 (48.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,631 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,256 (23.7%)
Median Home Value $95,704
Average Home Value $119,002


Total Households 7,253
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 5,807
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.48% 2.6%
Households 2.29% 2.52%
Families 2.2% 2.47%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Lehigh Acres, FL 33971 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 33971 to the other 967 ZIP Codes in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 382 61st
Population Density # 434 55th
Diversity Index # 45 95th
Median Household Income # 381 61st
Per Capita Income # 791 18th

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