Estero, Florida Population 2022

35,410
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Estero is a city located in Lee County Florida. Estero has a 2020 population of 35,410. Estero is currently growing at a rate of 1.47% annually and its population has increased by 26.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,069 in 2010.

The average household income in Estero is $114,033 with a poverty rate of 6.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,572 per month, and the median house value is $339,600. The median age in Estero is 64.2 years, 64.2 years for males, and 64.2 years for females.

Estero Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Esterowas:

  • White: 93.31%
  • Asian: 2.84%
  • Black or African American: 1.68%
  • Other race: 1.42%
  • Two or more races: 0.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Native American: 0.09%
The current population of Estero, Florida is 35,410 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 35,410.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 28,069.

Estero, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White30,62193.31%
Asian9332.84%
Black or African American5521.68%
Some Other Race4671.42%
Two or More Races1760.54%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.09%
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Estero Population by Race

Estero Population Pyramid $2022

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Estero Median Age

64.2


Total

64.2


Male

64.2


Female

Estero Adults

There are 28,986 adults, (15,814 of whom are seniors) in Estero.

Estero Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

120.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Estero Sex Ratio

Female

16,736

51.00%

Male

16,079

49.00%

Estero Population by Age

Estero Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Estero Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female62%38%
Non Family76.5%23.5%
Male78.8%21.2%
All86.1%13.9%
Married92%8%

86.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Estero Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,0032.1986.1
Married9,6762.4592
Non Family4,5981.3676.5
Female4323.8762
Male2973.9778.8

2.53

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

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Estero Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3901.41%
9th to 12th Grade1,0023.61%
High School Graduate5,10018.40%
Some College5,36319.35%
Associates Degree2,5039.03%
Bachelors Degree7,73227.89%
Graduate Degree5,62920.31%
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Estero Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Estero Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White25,38424,34112,253
Hispanic1,166868374
Asian711711567
Other Race416294129
Black295244136
Islander3838
2+ Races37375
Native American2828

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 asian people with a rate of 79.75%.

Estero Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,660$56,250$40,515
Less Than 9th Grade$22,377$21,824$24,828
High School Graduate$35,425$48,393$29,844
Some College$36,717$45,754$33,073
Bachelors Degree$58,644$74,167$46,853
Graduate Degree$60,278$74,444$56,379

$47,660

Average Earnings

$56,250

Average Male

$40,515

Average Female

Estero Earnings by Educational Attainment

Estero Language by Age

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Estero Language

90.42% of Estero residents speak only English, while 9.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.11% of the population.

Estero Language

Estero Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,3111,8276.23%
Hispanic1,67823213.83%
Black55210819.57%
Asian933222.36%
Multiple17652.84%
OtherNaN%

6.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.80%

Male Poverty Rate

6.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Estero

The race most likely to be in poverty in Estero is Black, with 19.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Estero is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.57%.

Estero Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.43%
High School6.76%
Bachelors or Greater3.93%
Some College3.05%

Estero Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed48.51%
Female Unemployed29.13%
Female Employed4.89%
Male Employed4.09%

Estero Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Estero Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$82,054$114,033
Families$98,989$130,559
Married Families$101,086-
Non Families$53,628$74,941
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Income by Household Type

Estero Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

68.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.6%

Male Marriage Rate

65.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Estero Married by Age and Sex

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Estero Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Estero Marital Status by Race

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Estero Marital Status

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3,621

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,501
Korea663
First Gulf War305
World War II217
Second Gulf War78

Estero Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+1,878
65 to 741,046
35 to 54348
55 to 64341
18 to 348

Estero Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,59413.18%
Hispanic957.55%
Other Race225.13%
Black51.31%

Estero Veterans by Race

Estero Veterans by Education

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1.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Estero Veterans by Education

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39.9%

Labor Force Participation

38.2%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Estero Employment by Age

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Estero Employment by Race

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Estero Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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12.78%

Born in Estero

89.25%

Native Born

10.75%

Foreign Born

3.81%

Non Citizen

6.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.25% of Estero residents were born in the United States, with 12.78% having been born in Florida. 3.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Estero Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202235,4105131.47%
202134,8975131.49%
202034,3845131.51%
201933,8715131.54%
201833,3583611.09%
201732,9975231.61%
201632,4741,0023.18%
201531,4729543.13%
201430,5187372.47%
201329,7816722.31%
201229,1095681.99%
201128,5414721.68%
201028,0690.00%

Estero Population by Year