FL

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

About Fort Myers Beach, FL

Fort Myers Beach, FL is located in Lee County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Fort Myers Beach is about 7,094 with about 985 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 15,610.

The Average Home Value is $321,600.00, which is roughly 35% higher than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 41% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $58,019.00, 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 Fort Myers Beach is about 3.5%.

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

Estero, FL (5.50 mi.)
Bonita Spgs, FL (8.90 mi.)
Barefoot Bch, FL (8.90 mi.)
Sanibel, FL (9.54 mi.)
Cape Coral, FL (10.58 mi.)
St James City, FL (11.29 mi.)
Miromar Lakes, FL (12.90 mi.)
Fort Myers, FL (13.12 mi.)
Matlacha Isle, FL (13.28 mi.)
Matlacha Isles, FL (13.28 mi.)
No Fort Myers, FL (16.40 mi.)
N Fort Myers, FL (16.40 mi.)
No Ft Myers, FL (16.40 mi.)
N Ft Myers, FL (16.40 mi.)
Coco River, FL (16.51 mi.)
Tice, FL (17.40 mi.)
Lehigh Acres, FL (17.70 mi.)
North Ft Myers, FL (18.38 mi.)
Bokeelia, FL (19.22 mi.)
Matlacha, FL (19.31 mi.)
Naples, FL (19.56 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 33931
Latitude : 26.448023
Longitude : -81.925899
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 0 ft.
Area Code(s) : 239

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.79
Male Population Estimate : 31.89%
Female Population Estimate : 32.20%
Median Age : 64.7
Male Median Age : 64.5
Female Median Age : 64.8

White Population Estimate : 63.04%
Black Population Estimate : 0.30%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.83%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.29%
Other Population Estimate : 0.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Myers Beach 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.