In 2020, Lee County, FL had a population of 757k people with a median age of 48.8 and a median household income of $59,608. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lee County, FL grew from 737,468 to 756,570, a 2.59% increase and its median household income grew from $57,832 to $59,608, a 3.07% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lee County, FL are White (Non-Hispanic) (66.3%), White (Hispanic) (15%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.94%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3.41%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.06%).
None of the households in Lee County, FL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
91.8% of the residents in Lee County, FL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lee County, FL are Florida Gulf Coast University (3,598 degrees awarded in 2020), Florida SouthWestern State College (3,194 degrees), and Fort Myers Technical College (586 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Lee County, FL was $235,300, and the homeownership rate was 72.7%. Most people in Lee County, FL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, FL was 2 cars per household.