FL

National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About Cape Coral, FL

Cape Coral, FL is located in Lee County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Cape Coral is about 227,884 with about 708 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 668,382.

The Average Home Value is $216,416.67, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 13% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $58,229.00, which is roughly 5% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 1% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cape Coral is about 6.5%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Lee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 32.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.21%
Democratic: 40.03%
Libertarian: 0.51%
Other: 0.13%
Green: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Fort Myers, FL (5.47 mi.)
N Fort Myers, FL (6.42 mi.)
No Ft Myers, FL (6.42 mi.)
N Ft Myers, FL (6.42 mi.)
Matlacha, FL (9.18 mi.)
St James City, FL (10.01 mi.)
Tice, FL (10.39 mi.)
Ft Myers Bch, FL (10.58 mi.)
Bokeelia, FL (12.01 mi.)
Sanibel, FL (13.51 mi.)
Estero, FL (14.87 mi.)
Miromar Lakes, FL (15.30 mi.)
Lehigh Acres, FL (15.47 mi.)
Punta Gorda, FL (16.85 mi.)
Barefoot Beach, FL (18.15 mi.)
Bonita Spgs, FL (18.15 mi.)
Barefoot Bch, FL (18.15 mi.)
Bonita Springs, FL (18.15 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 33904, 33909, 33914, 33990, 33991, 33993
Latitude : 26.567517
Longitude : -82.018611
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 7 ft.
Area Code(s) : 239

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.60
Male Population Estimate : 33.54%
Female Population Estimate : 35.09%
Median Age : 41.8
Male Median Age : 41.0
Female Median Age : 42.5

White Population Estimate : 61.98%
Black Population Estimate : 3.54%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 13.22%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Other Population Estimate : 2.84%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cape Coral specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lee County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lee County: About 348 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lee County is about 21% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 17% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.