Living in Cape Coral, FL

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Cape Coral, Florida Info Snack

Population
183,942
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
10.4%
Median Home
$229,400
Median Income
$61,599
Median Rent
$1,244

Cape Coral SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

Cape Coral, FL Crime Report

2,402
Total Crimes
1,237.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-50.06%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Cape Coral
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,402 1,237.0 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 226 116.4 378.4 366.7
Murder 5 2.6 5.2 5.0
Robbery 36 18.5 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 169 87.0 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 2,176 1,120.6 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 274 141.1 295.2 340.5
Larceny 1,739 895.5 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 163 83.9 181.8 219.9

Cape Coral, FL Cost Of Living

105
Cape Coral's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Cape Coral Florida National Average
Overall 105 99 100
Services 109 99 100
Groceries 111 105 100
Health 108 100 100
Housing 100 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 97 102 100

Cape Coral, FL Photos

Cape Coral Monument
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Cape Coral in Florida

Map Of Cape Coral, FL

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Population over time in Cape Coral

Year Population % Change
2019 183,942 3.0%
2018 178,593 2.8%
2017 173,679 2.1%
2016 170,063 2.5%
2015 165,843 2.5%
2014 161,804 2.1%
2013 158,415 1.9%
2012 155,405 1.7%
2011 152,817 2.0%
2010 149,787 -

Race / Ethnicity in Cape Coral

White
71.0% (130,568)
African American
4.9% (9,033)
American Indian
0.2% (289)
Asian
1.8% (3,275)
Hawaiian
0.0% (33)
Other
0.2% (333)
Two Or More
1.1% (1,937)
Hispanic
20.9% (38,474)
Race Cape Coral FL USA
White 71.0% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 4.9% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 20.9% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Cape Coral

Female
50.4% (92,784)
Male
49.6% (91,158)
Gender Cape Coral FL USA
Female 50.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cape Coral for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (5,518)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (11,036)
High School / GED
37.0% (68,058)
Some College
21.0% (38,627)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (18,394)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (29,430)
Master's Degree
5.0% (9,197)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,839)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,839)
Education Cape Coral FL USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Cape Coral, Florida

Less than $10,000
5.5% (1,017,094)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (589,689)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (1,434,357)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (1,667,077)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (2,528,649)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.5% (3,774,801)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.8% (2,903,932)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (2,809,548)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (842,131)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (826,917)
Income Cape Coral FL USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.5% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 6.0% 7.7%

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