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City Highlights

  1. Florida sunshine
  2. Close proximity to top beaches
  3. Tax friendly
  4. High volunteer rates

Potential Drawbacks

  1. Average healthcare
  2. Hurricane risk

At a glance

Population:

66,167

Median age:

39

Median Household Income:

$ 37,360

Nearest City with Population of 200k+:

Saint Petersburg, FL

Population Growth Last 3 Years

19%

County:

Lee

Age Breakdown (%)

  • 55 and under
  • 55 to 64 years
  • 65 to 74 years
  • Over 75

Gender breakdown over 65 years (%)

  • Men
  • Women

Airports

Closest Airport:

Southwest Florida International Airport

Distance to Closest Airport:

14

Closest Major Airport:

Southwest Florida International Airport

Distance to Closest Major Airport:

14

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