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Port St. Lucie, Florida
Cape Coral, Florida
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Port St. Lucie is 5% less densely populated than Cape Coral.
People are 0% less likely to be married in Cape Coral.
The Median Age is 3.2 years younger in Port St. Lucie.

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PEOPLE
 Port St. Lucie, FLCape Coral, FLUnited States
 Population179,413175,229321,418,820
 Population - 2010155,004149,787308,745,538
 Population - 200088,769102,286285,036,114
 Population - 199057,05874,991251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now214.44%133.67%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now102.11%71.31%12.76%
 Pop. Density1,5751,65991
 Land Area1141063,531,905
 Water Area215264,837
 Median Age40.243.437.4
 Female Population50.72%50.83%50.81%
 Male Population49.28%49.17%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 Port St. Lucie, FLCape Coral, FLUnited States
 Age 0 to 45.89%5.23%6.36%
 Age 5 to 97.03%6.35%6.51%
 Age 10 to 146.83%7.00%6.59%
 Age 15 to 174.35%3.89%4.03%
 Age 18 to 203.35%2.99%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.44%3.75%5.61%
 Age 25 to 3411.44%10.24%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4413.46%12.35%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5414.25%15.11%14.09%
 Age 55 to 596.45%7.27%6.57%
 Age 60 to 645.49%6.80%5.72%
 Age 65 to 749.28%11.13%7.64%
 Age 75 to 845.44%5.40%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.31%2.50%1.85%
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 RACE
 Port St. Lucie, FLCape Coral, FLUnited States
 White58.90%74.19%62.77%
 Black16.56%3.99%12.24%
 Asian2.07%1.63%4.95%
 Native American0.34%0.31%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.03%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.19%0.27%0.20%
 Two or More Races2.49%1.06%2.13%
 Hispanic19.42%18.55%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic80.58%81.45%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 Port St. Lucie, FLCape Coral, FLUnited States
 Households59,10157,643116,211,000
 Family Households43,10041,58276,958,100
 Non Family Households16,00116,06139,253,000
 Household Size2.852.82.63
 Married Population54.13%54.48%50.58%
 Single Population45.87%45.52%49.42%
 Now Married52.05%52.11%48.41%
 Married but Separated2.09%2.37%2.17%
 Never Married26.93%24.54%32.55%
 Widowed6.41%7.31%5.95%
 Divorced12.53%13.67%10.92%
 Married, w/children30.36%25.85%31.68%
 Married, no children44.98%49.66%41.44%
 Single, w/children15.58%17.49%16.94%
 Single, no children9.08%7.00%9.95%
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 COMMENTS
Comments about Port St. Lucie

Horrible city: This place us horrible... Ignorant people self entitle rednecks... Low class all around. I hate this stupid town where People think they know it all. Even though the... (read more)

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Comments about Cape Coral

re: Extremely Dissapointed - 7/28/2010: We arrived 6 years ago to the "Cape" and I TOTALLY agree with all of your comments. I can't wait to leave here. Please real estate market, turn... (read more)

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