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Population Demographics for Fort Myers, Florida in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population62,298100
Black or African American20,13832
Hispanic or Latino12,43819
Some Other Race4,9617
Two or More Races1,7572
American Indian394Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population31,18131,11762,298
Black or African American9,54810,59020,138
Hispanic or Latino6,8835,55512,438
Some Other Race2,9482,0134,961
Two or More Races8818761,757
American Indian252142394

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Fort Myers

Total Population:62,298
Male Population:31,181
Female Population:31,117

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Fort Myers

Both sexes35

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Fort Myers

Total Population:59,062
Male Population:28,885
Under 5 years:2,253
5 to 9 years:2,020
10 to 14 years:1,737
15 to 17 years:1,049
18 and 19 years:841
20 years:463
21 years:469
22 to 24 years:1,331
25 to 29 years:2,342
30 to 34 years:2,111
35 to 39 years:1,898
40 to 44 years:1,799
45 to 49 years:1,878
50 to 54 years:1,781
55 to 59 years:1,561
60 and 61 years:628
62 to 64 years:970
65 and 66 years:601
67 to 69 years:751
70 to 74 years:964
75 to 79 years:622
80 to 84 years:447
85 years and over:369
Female Population:30,177
Under 5 years:2,287
5 to 9 years:1,882
10 to 14 years:1,730
15 to 17 years:1,069
18 and 19 years:851
20 years:419
21 years:473
22 to 24 years:1,483
25 to 29 years:2,397
30 to 34 years:1,982
35 to 39 years:1,823
40 to 44 years:1,733
45 to 49 years:1,901
50 to 54 years:1,855
55 to 59 years:1,825
60 and 61 years:752
62 to 64 years:1,060
65 and 66 years:612
67 to 69 years:837
70 to 74 years:979
75 to 79 years:769
80 to 84 years:660
85 years and over:798

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Fort Myers

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Fort Myers

Family led homes:14,316
Husband-wife family:8,405
Other family:5,911
Population of male led with no wife present:1,450
Population female led with no husband present:4,461
Population of Nonfamily homes:10,652
Population living alone:8,258
Population not living alone:2,394

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Fort Myers with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:7,407
Population of family homes:7,275
Husband-wife family:3,154
Under 6 years only:885
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:765
6 to 17 years only:1,504
Other family:4,121
Male householder, no wife present:800
Under 6 years only:261
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:154
6 to 17 years only:385
Female led with no husband present:3,321
Under 6 years only:932
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:781
6 to 17 years only:1,608
Nonfamily households:132
Male led households:100
Under 6 years only:26
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:15
6 to 17 years only:59
Female led householder:32
Under 6 years only:8
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:21
Households with no people under 18 years:17,561
Family households:7,041
Husband-wife family:5,251
Other family:1,790
Male led with no wife present:650
Female led with no husband present:1,140
Nonfamily households:10,520
Male led householder:5,172
Female led householder:5,348

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Fort Myers, by type

Total Home Population:24,968
Population of Family homes:14,316
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:919
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,724
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,829
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,670
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,120
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,208
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,792
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:825
Population of 85 year olds and over:229
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:10,652
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,001
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,746
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,304
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,792
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:911
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:908
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,294
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:987
Population of 85 year olds and over:709

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Fort Myers containing people over 60

Total Population:24,968
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:8,721
1-person household:3,516
2-or-more-person household:5,205
Family households:4,728
Nonfamily households:477
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:16,247
1-person household:4,742
2-or-more-person household:11,505
Family homes:9,588
Nonfamily homes:1,917

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Fort Myers with multiple generations.

Total Population:24,968
Home has three or more generations:987
Home does not have three or more generations:23,981

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Fort Myers under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:14,010
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,676
In family homes:1,612
Population of male led and male partner homes:52
Population of male led and female partner households:649
Population of female led and female partner households:37
Population of female led and male partner households:874
In nonfamily homes:64
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:58
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:12,334
In family homes:12,223
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,113
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:712
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:5,398
In nonfamily homes:111

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Fort Myers

Total Population:43,123
Population Under 18 years:13,659
Population 18 years and over:29,464

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Fort Myers have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:10,852
Family home:7,301
Nonfamily homess:3,551
Male led home:1,646
Living alone:1,252
Not living alone:394
Female led home:1,905
Living alone:1,631
Not living alone:274
Population of Renter occupied homes:14,116
Family run homes:7,015
Husband-wife family:2,893
Other family:4,122
Male led with no wife present:988
Female led with no husband present:3,134
Nonfamily Homes:7,101
Male led homes:3,626
Male living alone:2,575
Male not living alone:1,051
Female led homes:3,475
Females living alone:2,800
Females not living alone:675

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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