Fort Myers Shores is a city located in Florida. Fort Myers Shores has a 2020 population of 6,813. Fort Myers Shores is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 24.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,487 in 2010.
The average household income in Fort Myers Shores is $54,720 with a poverty rate of 12.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,030 per month, and the median house value is $163,400. The median age in Fort Myers Shores is 45.2 years, 46 years for males, and 43.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Myers Shoreswas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 25.35%.
78.82% of Fort Myers Shores residents speak only English, while 21.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.76% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Myers Shores is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Myers Shores is Hispanic, with 4.12% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.91%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fort Myers Shores
92.31% of Fort Myers Shores residents were born in the United States, with 38.82% having been born in Florida. 3.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.