North Fort Myers is a city located in Lee County Florida. With a 2020 population of 43,381, it is the 97th largest city in Florida and the 1028th largest city in the United States. North Fort Myers is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 1.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 42,719 in 2020. Spanning over 54 miles, North Fort Myers has a population density of 857 people per square mile.
The average household income in North Fort Myers is $60,876 with a poverty rate of 12.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $925 per month, and the median house value is $98,500. The median age in North Fort Myers is 62.5 years, 60.8 years for males, and 63.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of North Fort Myerswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.51%.
90.13% of North Fort Myers residents speak only English, while 9.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in North Fort Myers is Black, with 46.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in North Fort Myers is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.85%.
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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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92.68% of North Fort Myers residents were born in the United States, with 20.94% having been born in Florida. 4.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.