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2020 Compare Cities Economy:
Portland, ME vs Fort Myers, FL

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Highlights
- Household income in Fort Myers, is 19% less than it is in Portland and is 39% below the National Average.
- Portland unemployment rate is 1.90%.
- Fort Myers unemployment rate is 3.80%.


Economy
 Portland, MEFort Myers, FLUnited States
 1.9%3.8%3.7%
 1.2%1.9%1.6%
 39.3%44.0%33.5%
 5.5%6.5%6.2%
 6.8%0.0%4.6%
     $32,221$26,415$31,177
 $51,430$41,591$57,652
 $76,615$53,255$70,850
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 Est. Households By Income
 Portland, MEFort Myers, FLUnited States
 16.3%16.5%11.5%
 4.9%5.5%4.8%
 9.8%15.1%9.7%
 8.3%11.1%9.3%
 9.5%9.4%8.5%
 7.7%8.1%7.7%
 9.1%8.6%9.9%
 12.3%8.8%12.3%
 12.9%9.5%14.1%
 4.7%3.3%5.8%
 4.5%4.0%6.3%
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 Population By Occupation
 Portland, MEFort Myers, FLUnited States
 16.0%13.0%15.1%
 6.3%2.8%5.6%
 3.5%1.4%1.7%
 1.5%1.7%1.1%
 6.9%4.9%6.0%
 3.8%2.1%2.0%
 7.0%5.3%5.9%
 2.6%3.3%2.4%
 1.4%2.0%2.2%
 9.3%8.6%5.8%
 3.2%6.8%3.9%
 3.2%3.0%3.7%
 23.1%25.9%23.5%
 0.4%1.1%0.7%
 4.4%9.8%8.2%
 7.4%8.3%12.2%

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Reviews for Portland    33 Reviews
bad experience!! - 9/21/2018
I found out I was allergic to corn on the cob here. I would give Portland twelve thumbs downs if I could. My friend told me there was a subway here and I thought he... Read More
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Gentrification - 2/26/2017
There is a deliberate gentrification of Portland going on. While that may sound wonderful to the wealthy and well fed, its having profound affects on those who are not.... Read More

Why would someone write a fake review - 8/24/2016
Why do people write fake reviews? Do you somehow have a grudge against a certain city? How odd. Nobody lived in Portland, ME for any length of time wouldn't know the... Read More

Reviews for Fort Myers    50 Reviews
Why I love my Fort Myers, FL home (from Northeast) - 3/17/2017
The beaches, tropical climate, nature, active outdoor "island" lifestyle are main reasons we moved here, but the people are what keep us here and make it home. The... Read More

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Fort Myers- a perspective from a teen to nearly re - 8/15/2015
I have lived in Fort Myers 36 years. We came here when I was in high school. It has changed so much- from a small town with little shopping or transportation to a... Read More

Thomas A. Edison said it Best - 3/9/2015
He said, "There is only one Ft. Myers and 90 million people are going to find it out." The population of the U.S. was 90 million at the time. I ask could a man of... Read More

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ZIPS IN PORTLAND, MAINE
04103 04102 04101 04108 04109 04019
ZIPS IN FORT MYERS, FLORIDA
33905 33916 33901 33966

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