|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cape Coral is 204,510. Cape Coral, Florida is the 116th largest city in the US.
Cape Coral is located entirely in Lee County.
The current population of Cape Coral (204,510) is it's peak population.
Cape Coral has grown 97.9% since the 2000. Cape Coral, Florida is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Cape Coral has a population density of 1,460.2 people per square mile.
|105||Port St. Lucie||217,523||143.9%|
|111||Rochester, New York||210,606||-4.0%|
|112||Yonkers, New York||209,530||6.7%|
|113||Fayetteville, North Carolina||208,778||4.6%|
|116||Cape Coral, Florida||204,510||97.9%|
|118||Little Rock, Arkansas||201,998||10.1%|
|121||Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia||201,196||3.1%|
|122||Salt Lake City, Utah||200,478||10.2%|
The total voting age population of Cape Coral, Florida, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 140,875. The voting age population is 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.7% of the residents of Cape Coral are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cape Coral are 89.5% White, 5.2% Black, 1.8% Asian, 1.8% Other, 1.6% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 20.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cape Coral, 10.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 13.1%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in Cape Coral.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.2% of Cape Coral residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of Cape Coral residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.3% have a bachelor's degree and 7.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cape Coral residents aged 5 and older, 20.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cape Coral is 6.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cape Coral, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cape Coral is $61,599.
In Cape Coral, 74.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.5% of housing units in Cape Coral.
Of all the housing units in Cape Coral, 0.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Cape Coral, 41.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 34,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cape Coral is $1,244.
In Cape Coral, 88.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.