Fort Myers Information

Fort Myers Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Fort Myers, FL

General Fort Myers Information

State: Florida

County: Lee County

Close cities: Punta Rassa, FL, Whiskey Creek, FL, Page Park, FL, Buckingham, FL, Cape Coral, FL, East Dunbar, FL, San Carlos Park, FL, Palmona Park, FL, Cypress Lake, FL, Sanibel, FL, Fort Myers Shores, FL, Harlem Heights, FL, Pine Manor, FL, Three Oaks, FL, Iona, FL, McGregor, FL, Villas, FL, Gateway, FL, North Fort Myers, FL, Suncoast Estates, FL, Tice, FL, Fort Myers Beach, FL

Fort Myers Population (census data)
Total 64,258 (+25.5% since 2000)
Male 31,731 (49.4%)
Female 32,527 (50.6%)

Population Density: 2,019 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.1 (US Avg is 100)

Fort Myers Elevation: 10 feet above sea level

Land Area: 31.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,855

Zip Codes: 33906, 33908, 33916, 33912, 33919, 33913, 33901, 33902, 33965, 33994, 33907, 33911, 33905, 33918, 33903, 33993, 33917, and 33990.

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Fort Myers Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (49.2%)
  • Black (33.4%)
  • Hispanic (14.5%)
  • Other race (5.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (10.7%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • Irish (7.7%)
  • United States (6.4%)
  • West Indian (5.2%)
  • Italian (3.7%)
Foriegn Born: 6,428 people (10.0%)
  • Latin America (88.1%)
  • Europe (11.9%)

Local Fort Myers Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Tampa Bay Rays,
NFL Football: Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins
NBA Basketball: , Miami Heat
NHL Hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers
NCAA Sports: Florida Atlantic University, University of South Florida

Fort Myers School Information

High Schools
Cypress Lake High School (6750 Panther Lane, Fort Myers, FL, 33919 - Lee County School District District)
Dunbar High School (3800 E Edison Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Fort Myers High Edison Center (2645 Cortez Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Fort Myers High School (2635 Cortez Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Fort Myers High School AOF (2635 Cortez Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - The School District of Lee County District)
Gateway Charter High School (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Lee County ALC Central - High (3650 Michigan Avenue Suite 3, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Lee County High Technical Center Central (3800 Michigan Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
New Directions Center/Academy High School (3650 Michigan Avenue Suite 1, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Riverdale High School (2600 Buckingham Road, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
South Fort Myers High School (14021 Plantation Road, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Middle Schools
Cypress Lake Middle School (8901 Cypress Lake Drive, Fort Myers, FL, 33919 - Lee County School District District)
Fort Myers Middle Academy (3050 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Lee County ALC Central Middle (3650-4 Michigan Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Lee Middle School (1333 Marsh Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Lexington Middle School (16760 Bass Road, Fort Myers, FL, 33908 - Lee County School District District)
Oasis Middle (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Paul Laurence Dunbar Middle School (4750 Winkler Avenue Extension, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Three Oaks Middle School (18500 Three Oaks Parkway, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Allen Park Elementary School (3345 Canelo Drive, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Colonial Elementary School (3800 Schoolhouse Road E, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Gateway Elementary School (13280 Griffin Drive, Fort Myers, FL, 33913 - Lee County School District District)
Heights Elementary School (15200 Alexandria Court, Fort Myers, FL, 33908 - Lee County School District District)
Orange River Elementary School (4501 Underwood Drive, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Orangewood Elementary School (4001 Deleon Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Ray V Pottorf Elementary School (4600 Challenger Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Three Oaks Elementary School (19600 Cypress View Drive, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Tice Elementary School (4524 Tice Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Villas Elementary School (8385 Beacon Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33907 - Lee County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bonita Springs Charter School (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Buckingham Exceptional Student Center (3291 Buckingham Road, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Cape Coral Charter School (6851 Lancer Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
City Of Cape Coral Charter School South (3415 Oasis Bvd,33914, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Co-Wide Exceptional Child Programs (2523 Market Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Early Childhood Learning Services (4312 Michigan Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Edgewood Academy (3464 Edgewood Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Edison Park Creative And Expressive Arts School (2401 Euclid Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Franklin Park Magnet School (2323 Ford Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Gateway Charter School (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Lee Adolescent Mother's Program (3650 Michigan Avenue Suite 2, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Lee Charter Academy (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Lee County Jail (2266 Second Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Life Institute For Education Academy (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)
Life Skills Center (3637 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, Suite 104, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Michigan International Academy (4312 Michigan Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Price Halfway House (2515 Ortiz Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Royal Palm Exceptional School Center (3050 Indian Street, Fort Myers, FL, 33916 - Lee County School District District)
Six Mile Charter Academy (6851 Lancer Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33912 - Lee County School District District)
Southwest Florida Juvenile Detention Center (2525 Ortiz Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33905 - Lee County School District District)
Tanglewood Riverside School (1620 Manchester Boulevard, Fort Myers, FL, 33919 - Lee County School District District)
The Island School (2055 Central Avenue, Fort Myers, FL, 33901 - Lee County School District District)

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