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Demographics

Nestled between Fort Myers and Naples, the cities of Bonita Springs and Estero can be found in the heart of Southwest Florida. Here is some of the latest Demographic Information from 2015:

  Bonita Springs Estero Lee Country
Population 47,547 22,612 666,029
Sex Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Male 48.5%(23,046) 46.9%(10,597) 49.01%(326,390)
Female 51.5%(24,501) 53.1%(12,015) 50.99%(339,639)
Age Distribution Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
0-4 4.04% (1,897) 3.33% (822) 4.96% (33,004)
5-9 3.96% (1,863) 3.09% (764) 5.17% (34,437)
10-19 7.01% (3,296) 5.37% (1,328) 10.83% (72,113)
20-29 9.45% (4,443) 8.54% (2,109) 10.81% (71,965)
30-39 9.13% (4,290) 7.12% (1,759) 10.64% (69,664)
40-49 9.25% (4,349) 7.53% (1,860) 11.35% (75,577)
50-59 12.40% (5,826) 12.02% (2,970) 12.97% (86,366)
60-64 8.51% (4,001) 10.60% (2,620) 6.98% (46,468)
65+ 36.24% (17,035) 42.40% (10,475) 26.49% (176,435)
Race Distribution Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Hispanic/Latino 19.03% (10,858) 6.95% (1,825) 16.53% (129,013)
White 72.66% (41,452) 88.41% (23,222) 769.68% (543,962)
Black 0.94% (535) 1.40% (368) 7.77% (60,676)
American Indian 0.38% (218) 0.10% (26) 0.28% (2,176)
Asian 1.11% (635) 1.76% (463) 1.49% (11,617)
Pacific Islander 0.09% (52) 0.02% (5) 0.05% (365)
Other 5.79% (3,303) 1.36% (358) 4.21% (32,874)
Total Households Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Households 21,858 12,382 285,061
Family 63.72% (13,919) 65.42% (8,100) 64.44% (183,705)
Household Income Distribution Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
< $10K 6.05% (1,321) 3.85% (477) 6.85% (19,525)
$10-$20K 9.42% (2,058) 7.94% (983) 11.40% (32,501)
$20-$30K 10.09 (2,204) 8.42% (1,043) 12.21% (34,816)
$30-40K 11.80% (2,578) 10.35% (1,282) 11.79% (33,612)
$40-50K 11.23% (2,374) 8.46% (1,047) 10.58% (30,150)
$50-60K 8.19% (1,790) 8.76% (1,085) 8.40% (23,939)
$60-75K 8.60% (1,879) 10.02% (1,241) 10.01% (28,523)
$75-$100K 9.68% (2,114) 9.98% (1,236) 10.81% (30,824)
>$100K 25.69% (5,611) 32.21% (3,989) 17.95% (51,171)
Labor Force Status Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Labor Force 19,460 8,786 294,734
Employed 18,363 8,257 271,742
Unemployed 1,090 529 22,756
In Armed Forces 8 0 236
Not in Labor Force 21,830 13,522 261,395
Total Number of Housing Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Total Dwellings 32,444 18,810 372,794
Owner-Occupied Dwellings 51.14% (16,592) 54.42% (10,237) 53.37% (198,942)
Renter-Occupied Dwellings 16.19% (5,254) 11.40% (2,145) 23.10% (86,119)
Housing Units Occupied 67.33% (21,846) 65.83% (12,382) 76.47% (285,061)
Educational Attainment Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
Population Age 25+ 47,900 20,621 599,027
< Grade 9 13.51% (6,478) 5.02% (1,285) 8.33% (49,909)
Grades 9-12 9.86% (4,725) 6.03% (1,544) 12.23% (73,266)
High School 20.42% (9,782) 19.00% (4,868) 26.17% (156,780)
Some College 15.77% (7,554) 16.63% (4,262) 17.39% (104,169)
Associate Degree 6.75% (3,234) 6.91% (1,770) 6.84% (40,955)
Bachelor’s Degree 16.16% (7,260) 19.38% ( 4,710) 13.07% (78,303)
Graduate Degree 18.51% (8,867) 28.03% (7,180) 15.97% (95,645)
Size of Household Bonita Springs Estero Lee County
1 person 29.29% (6,299) 27.48% (3,394) 28.51% (80,235)
2 person 51.92% (11,161) 57.09% (7,052) 42.73% (120,278)
3 person 8.23% (1,771) 7.59% (938) 12.64% (35,591)
4 person 5.56% (1,216) 5.32% (657) 9.60% (27,023)
5 person 3.29% (707) 1.88% (232) 4.63% (13,029)
6+ person 1.62% (348) 0.64 (79) 1.89% (5,310)