Fort Myers, Florida 

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Economy in Fort Myers, Florida

Fort Myers has an unemployment rate of 5.3%. The US average is 6.0%.

Fort Myers has seen the job market increase by 1.9% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 44.0%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Fort Myers
- The Sales Tax Rate for Fort Myers is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Fort Myers is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Fort Myers
- The average income of a Fort Myers resident is $23,096 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Fort Myers resident is $37,360 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYFort Myers, FloridaUnited States
  5.3%6.0%
  -5.1%-6.2%
  44.0%33.5%
  6.5%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $26,415$31,177
  $41,591$57,652
  $53,255$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.5%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  8.1%6.2%
  3.6%10.4%
  2.2%2.7%
  15.9%11.6%
  2.8%4.1%
  0.7%0.9%
  2.2%2.1%
  3.2%4.7%
  3.8%1.9%
  4.7%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  7.3%4.3%
  7.9%9.3%
  14.8%13.8%
  3.5%2.2%
  10.9%7.4%
  4.0%4.9%
  2.9%4.8%
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    Reviews for Fort Myers    53 Reviews
    Moved in for love out for beautiful crazy Florida - 11/7/2021
    I can't wait for all the replies especially from people that are from Florida or from up North that had to deal with extreme ice and snow. But I can honestly say in the... Read More

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    Nothing but golf, unbearable heat and phonies - 4/9/2021
    I've lived in SW Florida on & off for most of my life. When my family first came here over 40 years ago the waterways teemed with fish & wildlife and the beaches,... Read More

    SO OVERRATED! - 3/21/2021
    I've lived in Fort Myers for 15 years and am ready to get out. I don't understand why anyone comes here, because the beaches are horrible, ruined by Lake Okeechobee. ... Read More


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