FL

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

About Sanibel, FL

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

The total City Population for Sanibel is about 7,401 with about 176 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,068.

The Average Home Value is $720,500.00, which is roughly 71% higher than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 74% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $102,135.00, which is roughly 46% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 44% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sanibel is about 4%.

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

Ft Myers Bch, FL (9.54 mi.)
Cape Coral, FL (13.51 mi.)
Matlacha Isle, FL (13.65 mi.)
Matlacha Isles, FL (13.65 mi.)
Estero, FL (14.32 mi.)
Bokeelia, FL (15.02 mi.)
Bonita Spgs, FL (17.26 mi.)
Barefoot Bch, FL (17.26 mi.)
Barefoot Beach, FL (17.26 mi.)
Bonita Springs, FL (17.26 mi.)
Fort Myers, FL (18.44 mi.)
Matlacha, FL (18.83 mi.)
No Ft Myers, FL (19.82 mi.)
N Ft Myers, FL (19.82 mi.)
No Fort Myers, FL (19.82 mi.)
N Fort Myers, FL (19.82 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 33957
Latitude : 26.470098
Longitude : -82.103068
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 : 1.92
Male Population Estimate : 27.66%
Female Population Estimate : 30.79%
Median Age : 65.0
Male Median Age : 66.1
Female Median Age : 63.9

White Population Estimate : 57.63%
Black Population Estimate : 0.42%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.36%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.32%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Other Population Estimate : 0.30%

Crime Details

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