Ft. Myers Beach, FL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,431 housing units in Ft. Myers Beach. This represents a 15.5% decline from 9,977 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,431 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ft. Myers Beach is about 76.5%. Ft. Myers Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 59.5%. Average household size is 1.91 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ft. Myers Beach were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom13.70%
Two Bedrooms65%
Three Bedrooms16.90%
Four Bedrooms2.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.9
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$193,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$221,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$830

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage35.20%
Debt Free53.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%