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Lehigh Acres is 8th in Florida out of 453 other cities in Size in square miles

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Size in square miles 92.6 8th 53,624.8 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 937.6 384th 350.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Residents younger than 5 8.7% 34th 5.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 30.1% 24th 20.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.3% 361st 18.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 80.5% 345th 85.5% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 14.5% 352nd 26.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Race - White 67.5% 338th 78.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 19.3% 111th 16.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 165th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 314th 2.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 171st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.3% 92nd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 34.3% 88th 23.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 44.2% 341st 57.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Female residents 50.8% 332nd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 23.6% 116th 19.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Housing units 38,995 27th 9,026,965 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 7.3% 366th 29.9% 25.9%
Households 28,724 35th 7,140,096 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 67.9% 260th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $120,100 385th $188,600 $186,200
People per household 3.2 51st 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Income per capita $18,171 367th $26,733 $27,915
Income per household $44,042 260th $47,827 $52,762
Income below poverty line 18.2% 134th 14.7% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Lehigh Acres Rank Florida US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,742 67th 2,009,589 27,092,908
Retail sales $384,276 130th $262,341,127 $3,3917,663,456
Retail accommodation and food service sales $23,145 192nd $41,922,059 $613,795,732

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