Fort Myers Beach, Florida Population 2022

7,055
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Fort Myers Beach is a city located in Lee County Florida. Fort Myers Beach has a 2020 population of 7,055. Fort Myers Beach is currently declining at a rate of -0.18% annually but its population has increased by 12.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,288 in 2010.

The average household income in Fort Myers Beach is $121,025 with a poverty rate of 9.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,155 per month, and the median house value is $448,100. The median age in Fort Myers Beach is 67.4 years, 68.9 years for males, and 66.2 years for females.

Fort Myers Beach Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Myers Beachwas:

  • White: 98.37%
  • Asian: 0.79%
  • Two or more races: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.10%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Myers Beach, Florida is 7,055 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,055.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,288.

Fort Myers Beach, Florida Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,93398.37%
Asian560.79%
Two or More Races230.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native140.20%
Black or African American70.10%
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Fort Myers Beach Population by Race

Fort Myers Beach Population Pyramid $2022

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Fort Myers Beach Median Age

67.4


Total

68.9


Male

66.2


Female

Fort Myers Beach Adults

There are 6,786 adults, (4,063 of whom are seniors) in Fort Myers Beach.

Fort Myers Beach Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

149.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

9.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Myers Beach Sex Ratio

Female

3,850

54.63%

Male

3,198

45.37%

Fort Myers Beach Population by Age

Fort Myers Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Myers Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Non Family85.1%14.9%
All89.1%10.9%
Female92.6%7.4%
Married93.3%6.7%

89.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Myers Beach Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5661.9789.1
Married2,0202.293.3
Non Family1,3601.4485.1
Female1493.2192.6
Male373.780

2.28

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

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Fort Myers Beach Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade540.80%
9th to 12th Grade3535.26%
High School Graduate1,45321.63%
Some College1,56323.27%
Associates Degree4917.31%
Bachelors Degree1,50622.42%
Graduate Degree1,29619.30%
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Fort Myers Beach Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Myers Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,5286,1292,725
Hispanic817339
Asian56568
2+ Races232323
Islander1577
Native American1414
Black77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Fort Myers Beach Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,462$36,483$39,038
Less Than 9th Grade$27,910$16,514$28,750
High School Graduate$32,763$36,369$24,375
Some College$35,313$35,284$35,325
Bachelors Degree$50,938$64,000$44,712
Graduate Degree$57,991$$58,560

$37,462

Average Earnings

$36,483

Average Male

$39,038

Average Female

Fort Myers Beach Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Myers Beach Language by Age

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Fort Myers Beach Language

95.78% of Fort Myers Beach residents speak only English, while 4.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.93% of the population.

Fort Myers Beach Language

Fort Myers Beach Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8076339.30%
Hispanic1342518.66%
Islander15746.67%
Black77100.00%
OtherNaN%

9.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.76%

Male Poverty Rate

9.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Myers Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Myers Beach is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.33%.

Fort Myers Beach Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.03%
High School12.32%
Some College9.93%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Fort Myers Beach Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed15.25%
Female Employed1.81%
Male Employed0.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Fort Myers Beach Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Myers Beach Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,357$121,025
Families$85,385$133,313
Married Families$88,977-
Non Families$54,682$101,073
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Income by Household Type

Fort Myers Beach Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Myers Beach Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Myers Beach 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.

Fort Myers Beach Marital Status by Race

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Fort Myers Beach Marital Status

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936

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam491
Korea136
World War II62
Second Gulf War22
First Gulf War18

Fort Myers Beach Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+439
65 to 74381
55 to 6460
35 to 5456
18 to 34

Fort Myers Beach Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White93614.03%
Hispanic1316.05%

Fort Myers Beach Veterans by Race

Fort Myers Beach Veterans by Education

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7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Myers Beach Veterans by Education

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32.5%

Labor Force Participation

31.5%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Myers Beach Employment by Age

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Fort Myers Beach Employment by Race

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Fort Myers Beach 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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6.75%

Born in Fort Myers Beach

93.71%

Native Born

6.29%

Foreign Born

3.31%

Non Citizen

2.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.71% of Fort Myers Beach residents were born in the United States, with 6.75% having been born in Florida. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fort Myers Beach Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20227,055-13-0.18%
20217,068-13-0.18%
20207,081-13-0.18%
20197,094-13-0.18%
20187,107180.25%
20177,089741.05%
20167,0151161.68%
20156,8991622.40%
20146,7371281.94%
20136,6091312.02%
20126,4781031.62%
20116,375871.38%
20106,288-273-0.42%
20006,5610.00%

Fort Myers Beach Population by Year