Punta Gorda, Florida 

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Population

20,698

+12.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$56,081

Median Home Price

$314,000

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Best Places to Live in Punta Gorda, Florida

Small city complex - Gulf coast, 25 miles north of Fort Myers along I-75. March, December and November are the most pleasant months in Punta Gorda, while August and July are the least comfortable months.

Punta Gorda, FL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Pleasant winter climate
Future job growth
Small town feel
Cons
Arts and culture
Transportation services
Entertainment


What Bert Has To Say About Punta Gorda Metro Area

Charlotte County is a mainly agricultural and residential area, with the towns of Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte located at the head of Charlotte Bay along Florida’s Gulf Coast. Punta Gorda has the character of a small port town while neighboring Port Charlotte is a large planned community. Both towns are quiet and residential with a substantial percentage of retirees and winter residents. Compared to other Gulf Coast cities they are not particularly touristy.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Florida
County: Charlotte County
Metro Area: Punta Gorda Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Punta Gorda
Zip Codes: 33950 33955
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 15 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Punta Gorda is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Punta Gorda jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Punta Gorda's cost of living is 3.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Punta Gorda's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Charlotte county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.8% to 36.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Punta Gorda's population is 20,698 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 12.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Punta Gorda is Real Estate: $314,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%.

SCHOOLS
Punta Gorda public schools spend $10,245 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Punta Gorda. More Education



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Housing Market in Punta Gorda

It's a good time to buy in Punta Gorda. Home Appreciation is up 19.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Punta Gorda is $314,000.

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Reviews for Punta Gorda   13 Reviews
Health Care is Wanting - 4/22/2017
We have lived here for six years and enjoy it very much. One gets used to the summers but they are uncomfortable. The fishing is pretty good - used to be much better.... Read More

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Hot! - 8/11/2014
That's actually only true for 3-4 months of the year - but when it's hot it's HOT! The thermometer will only say 91 or 92 degrees but with the humidity the "feels like"... Read More

Quaint Southern Charm - 3/16/2014
I have spent a few weeks over a period of the last ten years in Punta Gorda and have found the city to be relaxing and decent. The waterfront is very enjoyable and a... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PUNTA GORDA, FLORIDA
33950 33955

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