In 2019, Lee County, FL had a population of 771k people with a median age of 49.3 and a median household income of $62,240. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lee County, FL grew from 754,610 to 770,577, a 2.12% increase and its median household income grew from $56,129 to $62,240, a 10.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lee County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (66%), White (Hispanic) (17.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.19%), Other (Hispanic) (3.86%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%). 0% of the households in Lee County, FL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 92.7% of the residents in Lee County, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lee County, FL are Florida Gulf Coast University (3,719 degrees awarded in 2019), Florida SouthWestern State College (3,039 degrees), and Fort Myers Technical College (711 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Lee County, FL was $244,700, and the homeownership rate was 75.5%. Most people in Lee County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, FL was 2 cars per household.