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Lee County, FL

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Lee County, FL
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatFort Myers, FL
  • Population618,754
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 784.5099
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 788.7000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010618,754102 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010788.70194 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20189.1%859 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201821.9%361 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.1%2199 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016962.002105 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201624.8%2134 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.402138 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201842.4%2228 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201613116 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20159.2%2670 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201816.7%1853 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$982,928,000.00156 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20173682 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.121529 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201983.4%615 of 1006
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20184405 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.482304 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2019$20,907.56743 of 826
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$15,274,722,000.00111 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.9%264 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20153,422,83620 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201234.4%941 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201854188 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018634 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201876179 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20106,819142 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20192,944.162841 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$2,130,000,000.0098 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$23,220,000,000.0053 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,188,000,000.00132 of 2178
Population (County)20501,243,00054 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$235,098.00534 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050652,00092 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205085,00078 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050863100 of 2780
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