In 2017, Lee County, FL had a population of 739k people with a median age of 48.7 and a median household income of $53,928. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lee County, FL grew from 722,336 to 739,224, a 2.34% increase and its median household income grew from $52,909 to $53,928, a 1.93% increase.
The population of Lee County, FL is 67.2% White Alone, 21.2% Hispanic or Latino, and 7.79% Black or African American Alone. N/A% of the people in Lee County, FL speak a non-English language, and 90.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lee County, FL are Florida Gulf Coast University (3,098 degrees awarded in 2016), Florida SouthWestern State College (2,494 degrees), and Fort Myers Technical College (638 degrees).
The median property value in Lee County, FL is $225,300, and the homeownership rate is 71.4%. Most people in Lee County, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, FL is 2 cars per household.