Lehigh Acres, Florida 

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Population

116,849

+38.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$39,686

Median Home Price

$153,900

Best Places to Live in Lehigh Acres, Florida

Mid-sized-city complex - Gulf coast, 130 miles south of Tampa–St. Petersburg. December, March and February are the most pleasant months in Lehigh Acres, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Attractive downtown
Baseball spring training
Winter climate
Cons
Tourist impact
Hurricane risk
Arts & culture
 $198,000 
1421 Graham Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1697 SqFt
 $299,900 
8121 Liriope Loop
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2357 SqFt
 $212,900 
1214 Leroy Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1540 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Cape Coral-Fort Myers Metro Area

Fort Myers, on the southern Florida Gulf Coast, is a quiet city famous for its palm-tree lined streets. Not a typical beach town, it nonetheless maintains a tropical flavor, attracts some tourists, and is home to several baseball spring-training camps. It is also home to a large number of retirees. Offshore islands Sanibel and Captiva are more touristy, although both are restrained in development compared to other areas in the state. Cape Coral, just to the southwest, is a relatively large and new planned community even more popular with retirees, 115 square miles in all, located along canals and the waterfront. Although Fort Myers is better known, Cape Coral is actually the larger community.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Lehigh Acres
Zip Codes: 33971 33936 33976 33974 33972 33973
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 31 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lehigh Acres is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lehigh Acres jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lehigh Acres's cost of living is 4.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lehigh Acres's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
December, March and February are the most pleasant months in Lehigh Acres, while August and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Lee county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lehigh Acres's population is 116,849 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 38.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lehigh Acres is $153,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lehigh Acres public schools spend $9,794 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Lehigh Acres. More Education



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Reviews for Lehigh Acres   11 Reviews
I’d rather live in the mountains - 12/20/2019
I grew up in Lehigh and liked it better then now it has too many people. The crime is worse now with the growth in population. I miss my small town that no one seemed... Read More

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I love it here - 12/5/2018
I love the hometown feel. They have a great VFW and American Legion to socialize. Great Climate the cost of living is much cheaper than Cape Coral . You are close to... Read More

I do not recommend living in this town - 8/12/2018
I have lived in Lehigh Acres for most of my life. Throughout the years I've been living there, I've been physically attacked in the schools (growing up), physically... Read More
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33971 33936 33976 33974 33972 33973

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$198,000
1421 Graham Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,900
8121 Liriope Loop
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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