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Sarasota, FL vs Fort Myers, FL

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Highlights
- Fort Myers is 0% more densely populated than Sarasota.
- People are 5.4% more likely to be married in Fort Myers.
- The Median Age is 8.0 years younger in Fort Myers.


People
 Sarasota, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 55,10373,712321,004,407
 51.1%50.4%50.8%
 48.9%49.6%49.2%
 47.239.237.8
 space3
 52,87762,362308,745,538
 52,71548,208285,036,114
 50,96145,206251,960,433
 4.5%52.9%12.6%
 8.1%63.1%27.4%
 space4
 3,742.41,850.590.9
 14.739.83,531,905.4
 9.49.2264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Sarasota, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 4.2%6.3%6.2%
 4.3%5.9%6.4%
 4.0%5.6%6.5%
 2.6%2.7%3.9%
 4.1%3.2%4.1%
 4.3%5.6%5.6%
 13.4%15.1%13.7%
 9.9%12.3%12.7%
 13.1%12.6%13.4%
 6.7%5.9%6.7%
 6.9%5.8%6.0%
 12.9%11.9%8.6%
 8.3%5.0%4.4%
 5.3%2.2%1.9%
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 Race
 Sarasota, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 64.8%47.6%61.5%
 13.7%25.7%12.3%
 1.4%2.3%5.3%
 0.2%0.1%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 0.2%0.5%0.2%
 1.3%1.2%2.3%
 18.3%22.7%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Sarasota, FLFort Myers, FLUnited States
 41.5%43.7%50.2%
     38.8%41.2%48.2%
     2.7%2.5%2.0%
 58.5%56.3%49.8%
     33.2%36.5%33.1%
     16.6%13.4%10.9%
     8.7%6.4%5.8%
 space5
 2.182.532.63
 23,73227,313118,825,921
 11,75315,62678,298,703
     18.5%21.4%31.1%
     50.9%45.2%42.3%
 11,97911,68740,527,218
     16.7%21.4%16.3%
     13.9%12.1%10.3%

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Reviews for Sarasota    99 Reviews
Sarasota is Paradise! - 8/21/2019
Sarasota is paradise! We live in downtown Sarasota and walk almost everywhere. Within a 20 minute walking distance we access numerous delicious restaurants, 10 live... Read More

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Why We Liked, But Left, Sunny Sarasota - 1/4/2019
With white sandy beaches, a sunny climate and more cultural appeal than many other Floridian cities, Sarasota is a popular retirement destination- and with good reason.... Read More

Pathetic place! - 11/29/2018
In a word? Creepy! It’s really rundown, a downright scary place. I just can’t see the draw to this place! Jobs are non existent. Auto insurance is doubled from where I... 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 SARASOTA, FLORIDA
34234 34237 34239 34236
ZIPS IN FORT MYERS, FLORIDA
33905 33916 33901 33966

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