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Naples, Florida
Fort Myers, Florida
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Naples is 7% less densely populated than Fort Myers.
People are 22% more likely to be married in Fort Myers.
The Median Age is 24.7 years older in Naples.

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PEOPLE
 Naples, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 Population21,51274,013321,418,820
 Population - 201020,40562,362308,745,538
 Population - 200020,97648,208285,036,114
 Population - 199019,50545,206251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now10.29%63.72%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now2.56%53.53%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,7461,86791
 Land Area12403,531,905
 Water Area49264,837
 Median Age64.639.937.4
 Female Population53.15%49.72%50.81%
 Male Population46.85%50.28%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Naples, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 42.40%6.01%6.36%
 Age 5 to 92.18%6.22%6.51%
 Age 10 to 143.64%5.65%6.59%
 Age 15 to 171.41%3.68%4.03%
 Age 18 to 201.01%3.73%4.35%
 Age 21 to 241.71%5.18%5.61%
 Age 25 to 343.80%13.55%13.47%
 Age 35 to 446.12%13.17%12.97%
 Age 45 to 549.74%12.55%14.09%
 Age 55 to 598.01%6.47%6.57%
 Age 60 to 6410.68%6.51%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7425.96%10.17%7.64%
 Age 75 to 8415.64%4.57%4.26%
 Age 85 and over7.71%2.55%1.85%
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 RACE
 Naples, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 White89.34%47.65%62.77%
 Black4.32%28.80%12.24%
 Asian0.40%1.65%4.95%
 Native American0.08%0.10%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.03%0.16%
 Other0.07%0.11%0.20%
 Two or More Races0.66%1.21%2.13%
 Hispanic5.13%20.45%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.88%79.55%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Naples, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 Households10,06823,847116,211,000
 Family Households5,91013,74476,958,100
 Non Family Households4,15810,10339,253,000
 Household Size1.982.582.63
 Married Population63.37%41.31%50.58%
 Single Population36.63%58.69%49.42%
 Now Married61.95%38.47%48.41%
 Married but Separated1.42%2.84%2.17%
 Never Married11.11%37.38%32.55%
 Widowed11.73%6.97%5.95%
 Divorced13.79%14.34%10.92%
 Married, w/children11.90%20.93%31.68%
 Married, no children79.36%42.04%41.44%
 Single, w/children4.04%24.77%16.94%
 Single, no children4.70%12.25%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Naples

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Comments about Fort Myers

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