Sanibel, FL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Sanibel, Florida Info Snack

Population
7,319
Unemployment
1.5%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$721,200
Median Income
$108,081
Median Rent
$1,545

Sanibel SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
3
Safety
9
Amenities
6
Education
10
Commute
8.5

Sanibel, FL Crime Report

48
Total Crimes
637.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-74.24%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sanibel
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 48 637.9 2,524.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 3 39.9 378.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 39.9 258.3 250.2
Property Crime 45 598.0 2,145.7 2,109.9
Burglary 3 39.9 295.2 340.5
Larceny 42 558.1 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 181.8 219.9

Sanibel, FL Cost Of Living

168
Sanibel's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sanibel Florida National Average
Overall 168 99 100
Services 109 99 100
Groceries 111 105 100
Health 108 100 100
Housing 309 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 97 102 100

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Rankings for Sanibel in Florida

Map Of Sanibel, FL

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Population over time in Sanibel

Year Population % Change
2019 7,319 1.3%
2018 7,224 1.3%
2017 7,128 1.2%
2016 7,044 2.1%
2015 6,899 2.0%
2014 6,761 1.6%
2013 6,655 0.8%
2012 6,604 -0.1%
2011 6,610 -0.2%
2010 6,622 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sanibel

White
96.8% (7,083)
African American
0.4% (31)
American Indian
1.1% (84)
Asian
0.3% (23)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (25)
Two Or More
0.2% (15)
Hispanic
0.8% (58)
Race Sanibel FL USA
White 96.8% 53.9% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 2.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.8% 25.6% 18.0%

Gender in Sanibel

Female
53.7% (3,929)
Male
46.3% (3,390)
Gender Sanibel FL USA
Female 53.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sanibel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (146)
High School / GED
14.0% (1,024)
Some College
17.0% (1,244)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (365)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (2,268)
Master's Degree
19.0% (1,390)
Professional Degree
8.0% (585)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (292)
Education Sanibel FL USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 8.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sanibel, Florida

Less than $10,000
4.8% (34,965)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (8,741)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (55,230)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (47,879)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.9% (35,561)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (91,388)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (60,991)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.1% (147,413)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.9% (87,414)
$200,000 or more
22.2% (162,313)
Income Sanibel FL USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 6.5% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.9% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.1% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.9% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 22.2% 6.0% 7.7%

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