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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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
194,016

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.4%
5 - 17:
13.2%
18 - 24:
6.7%
25 - 34:
10.6%
35 - 54:
25.0%
55 - 64:
16.3%
Over 65 Years:
24.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.5%
3.5%
High School Graduates
92.4%
92.4%
College Graduated
23.1%
23.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Cape Coral
$31,440
$31,440
USA
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Cape Coral
$61,780
$61,780
USA
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.7%

Employment Industries in Cape Coral

 
Retail
16.6%
16.6%
Healthcare
13.3%
13.3%
Construction
11.9%
11.9%
Accommodation
8.6%
8.6%
Education
6.4%
6.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.3%
6.3%
Other
5.7%
5.7%
Administration
5.5%
5.5%
Transportation
4.5%
4.5%
Public Service
3.7%
3.7%
Finance
3.6%
3.6%
Manufacturing
3.2%
3.2%
Arts
2.9%
2.9%
Real estate
2.7%
2.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
69.5%
69.5%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
22.6%
22.6%
Black or African American
3.9%
3.9%
Asian
1.9%
1.9%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.8%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
14.3%
14.3%
Irish
11.2%
11.2%
Italian
9.5%
9.5%
English
7.6%
7.6%
Polish
3.4%
3.4%
French
2.1%
2.1%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
European
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
1.1%
1.1%
Norwegian
1.0%
1.0%
French Canadian
1.0%
1.0%
Swedish
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.8%
0.8%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.5%
0.5%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
78.1%
78.1%
Spanish
18.1%
18.1%
German/Yiddish
0.7%
0.7%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
French Creole
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.4%
0.4%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
Italian
0.4%
0.4%
Serbo-Croatian
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.3%
0.3%
Tagalog
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%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Cape Coral Residents:
16.6%