Fort Myers, FL has a population of 71,051 people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $38,971. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Fort Myers, FL grew from 68,472 to 71,051, a 3.77% increase and its median household income declined from $39,039 to $38,971, a 0.17% decrease.
The population of Fort Myers, FL is 47.8% White, 27.2% Black, and 21.4% Hispanic. 27.5% of the people in Fort Myers, FL speak a non-English language, and 88.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fort Myers, FL are Fort Myers Institute of Technology, with 591 graduates, Southwest Florida College, with 435 graduates, and Sunstate Academy, with 223 graduates.
The median property value in Fort Myers, FL is $160,800, and the homeownership rate is 46.5%. Most people in Fort Myers, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Fort Myers, FL is 2 cars per household.
Fort Myers, FL is a census place located in Lee County, FL. It borders Buckingham, FL; Cape Coral, FL; Gateway, FL; Lehigh Acres, FL; Lochmoor Waterway Estates, FL; McGregor, FL; North Fort Myers, FL; Pine Manor, FL; Tice, FL; Whiskey Creek, FL& 5 more.