Bonita Springs is a city located in Lee County Florida. With a 2020 population of 55,590, it is the 73rd largest city in Florida and the 776th largest city in the United States. Bonita Springs is currently growing at a rate of 1.78% annually but its population has decreased by -3.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 57,755 in 2020. Spanning over 47 miles, Bonita Springs has a population density of 1,450 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bonita Springs is $118,031 with a poverty rate of 7.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,333 per month, and the median house value is $314,600. The median age in Bonita Springs is 59 years, 56.5 years for males, and 60.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bonita Springswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
73.33% of Bonita Springs residents speak only English, while 26.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bonita Springs is Hispanic, with 13.25% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bonita Springs is Multiple, with 0.67% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.56%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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77.63% of Bonita Springs residents were born in the United States, with 14.09% having been born in Florida. 14.39% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.