Latest Data (2016)
Population 179,804
Nationwide Rank 136

Quick Facts

Cape Coral, Florida is the 136th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Cape Coral, Florida is a city.

Cape Coral, Florida is as large as it has ever been. In 2016 Cape Coral had its largest population ever.

Cape Coral, Florida is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 94% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Cape Coral, Florida Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
126 Tallahassee, Florida 190,894 24.7%
127 Grand Prairie, Texas 190,682 48.8%
128 Overland Park, Kansas 188,966 24.5%
129 Knoxville, Tennessee 186,239 5.6%
130 Port St. Lucie, Florida 185,132 107.6%
131 Worcester, Massachusetts 184,508 6.9%
132 Brownsville, Texas 183,823 28.2%
133 Tempe, Arizona 182,498 14.8%
134 Santa Clarita, California 181,972 16.9%
135 Newport News, Virginia 181,825 0.8%
136 Cape Coral, Florida 179,804 73.9%
137 Providence, Rhode Island 179,219 3.0%
138 Fort Lauderdale, Florida 178,752 4.4%
139 Chattanooga, Tennessee 177,571 13.2%
140 Rancho Cucamonga, California 176,534 36.7%
141 Oceanside, California 175,464 8.3%
142 Santa Rosa, California 175,155 17.3%
143 Garden Grove, California 174,858 5.7%
144 Vancouver, Washington 174,826 19.2%
145 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 174,360 38.8%
146 Ontario, California 173,212 9.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Florida

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
73 Orlando 277,173 42.3%
79 St. Petersburg 260,999 4.9%
94 Hialeah 236,387 4.5%
126 Tallahassee 190,894 24.7%
130 Port St. Lucie 185,132 107.6%
136 Cape Coral 179,804 73.9%
138 Fort Lauderdale 178,752 4.4%
150 Pembroke Pines 168,587 21.9%
170 Hollywood 151,998 8.8%
190 Miramar 138,449 85.7%
206 Gainesville 131,591 16.4%
209 Coral Springs 130,059 8.6%
243 Clearwater 114,361 4.4%
252 Miami Gardens 113,058 12.2%
267 Palm Bay 110,104 38.2%
271 Pompano Beach 109,393 9.0%
275 West Palm Beach 108,161 30.5%
281 Lakeland 106,420 25.1%
298 Davie 101,871 23.9%
319 Boca Raton 96,114 15.5%
336 Sunrise 93,734 8.9%
341 Plantation 92,706 11.5%
345 Miami Beach 91,917 4.3%
356 Deltona 90,124 28.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2016 179,804 136
2015 175,229 142
2014 169,854 144
2013 165,831 146
2012 161,248 147
2011 157,692 149
2010 154,305 151
2009 154,202 153
2008 154,818 151
2007 154,778 148
2006 149,267 152
2005 138,808 169
2004 127,269 183
2003 118,321 196
2002 111,867 213
2001 107,411 217
2000 103,337 228
1990 75,172 300