StatisticFort Myers BeachFloridaNational
Population6,80121,477,737328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,44741091
Median age65.941.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 186%38%43%
Speak English94%72%79%
Speak Spanish2%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fort Myers Beach is 497% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Fort Myers Beach is 58% higher than Florida
  • In Fort Myers Beach 97.57% of the population is White
  • In Fort Myers Beach 0.29% of the population is Black
  • In Fort Myers Beach 0.71% of the population is Asian

Compare Fort Myers Beach, FL Demographics

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      Fort Myers Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceFort Myers BeachFloridaNational
      White97.57%75.90%73.35%
      Black0.29%16.14%12.63%
      Asian0.71%2.61%5.22%
      American Indian0.28%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race1.15%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.54%4.75%
      In Fort Myers Beach, 3.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Fort Myers Beach age breakdown

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      Source: The Fort Myers Beach, FL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).