Population density (sq mi)2,76441091
Median age66.041.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1815%38%43%
Speak English90%72%79%
Speak Spanish5%21%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lely is 574% higher than Florida
  • The median age in Lely is 59% higher than Florida
  • In Lely 98.42% of the population is White
  • In Lely 0.42% of the population is Black
  • In Lely 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Lely, FL Demographics


      Lely population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.21%0.27%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race0.50%2.48%3.06%
      Other race0.45%2.54%4.75%
      In Lely, 5.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lely age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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