Cape CoralFlorida

Cape Coral Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Cape Coral is 204,519. 17.84% is under 18, while 25.12% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.37% of the population was five years old or younger, 17.84% were 18 years or younger and 41.68% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.92% female and 50.08% male.

Cape Coral Housing

According to the US Census, Cape Coral has 94,442 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Cape Coral was 84.54%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $291,600

Cape Coral Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 78.11% of Cape Coral's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 4.27% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 1.70% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 0.90%

White Alone72.28%
Some Other Race Alone5.84%
Black Or African American Alone4.27%
Asian Alone1.70%
White Black Or African American0.90%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.30%

How Educated is Cape Coral

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 16.5% of Cape Coral residents had a bachelor's degree, while 8.1% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 24.60% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Cape Coral CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher90.0%
Some College Or Associates Degree37.0%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency36.9%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher25.6%
Some College No Degree22.1%
Bachelors Degree16.5%

Average Income in Cape Coral

The median household income in Cape Coral is $66,425. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $66,425.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $74,616 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $81,219.

A closer examination of the income groups of Cape Coral households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $75,000 and $99,999 (17.4%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (5.7%). 5.8% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$81,219
Nonfamily households$37,956