Cape Coral Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Cape Coral Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
194,495

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.4%
5 - 17:
13.8%
18 - 24:
6.9%
25 - 34:
10.9%
35 - 54:
25.7%
55 - 64:
15.7%
Over 65 Years:
22.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.5%
3.5%
High School Graduates
91.8%
91.8%
College Graduated
23.3%
23.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Cape Coral
$29,970
$29,970
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Cape Coral
$61,599
$61,599
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.4%

Employment Industries in Cape Coral

 
Retail
15.0%
15.0%
Healthcare
14.5%
14.5%
Construction
11.5%
11.5%
Accommodation
8.8%
8.8%
Education
6.2%
6.2%
Administration
6.2%
6.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.8%
5.8%
Other
5.8%
5.8%
Public Service
4.4%
4.4%
Transportation
4.0%
4.0%
Real estate
3.6%
3.6%
Manufacturing
3.3%
3.3%
Finance
3.3%
3.3%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
71.0%
71.0%
Black Or African American
4.9%
4.9%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Asian
1.8%
1.8%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.2%
1.2%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
20.9%
20.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
14.1%
14.1%
Irish
11.5%
11.5%
Italian
10.4%
10.4%
English
7.3%
7.3%
Polish
3.5%
3.5%
French
2.2%
2.2%
Scottish
1.6%
1.6%
European
1.4%
1.4%
Dutch
1.2%
1.2%
Swedish
0.9%
0.9%
French Canadian
0.9%
0.9%
Russian
0.8%
0.8%
Norwegian
0.8%
0.8%
Hungarian
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Haitian
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
79.7%
79.7%
Spanish
16.3%
16.3%
German/Yiddish
0.7%
0.7%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.6%
0.6%
French Creole
0.4%
0.4%
Italian
0.4%
0.4%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
Serbo-Croatian
0.3%
0.3%
Scandinavian languages
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Cape Coral Residents:
15.2%