Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida

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Population in 2010: 229.
Population change since 2000: -24.7%
Males: 116  (50.7%)
Females: 113  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

53.6 years
Florida median age:

42.0 years

Zip codes: 33991.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,170 (it was $31,528 in 2000)
Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

$42,170
FL:

$52,594

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,038 (it was $22,116 in 2000)

Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $279,819 (it was $120,100 in 2000)
Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

$279,819
FL:

$214,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $299,042; detached houses: $337,277; townhouses or other attached units: $243,031; in 2-unit structures: $208,941; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $295,464; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $245,780; mobile homes: $72,848; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $63,523
March 2019 cost of living index in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.2%
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  • Races in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL (2010)
    • 21794.8%White alone
    • 83.5%Hispanic
    • 31.3%Asian alone
    • 10.4%American Indian alone

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Ancestries: German (34.8%), Austrian (30.7%), English (10.5%), American (8.6%), Swedish (4.1%), French (3.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 1,048 people per square mile   (low).

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90 residents are foreign born (26.9% Europe).

This place:

26.9%
Florida:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,141 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,777 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cape Coral, FL (5.0 miles , pop. 102,286).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Petersburg, FL (87.6 miles , pop. 248,232).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (839.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Matlacha, FL (0.9 miles ),
Pine Island Center, FL (1.9 miles ),
Cape Coral, FL (2.2 miles ),
Pineland, FL (2.3 miles ),
Bokeelia, FL (2.5 miles ),
St. James City, FL (2.7 miles ),
Burnt Store Marina, FL (3.0 miles ),
Lochmoor Waterway Estates, FL (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 26.64 N, Longitude: 82.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 239

Distribution of median household income in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL in 2017
Distribution of house value in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL in 2017

Property values in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL

Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Florida:

3.3%

Average climate in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida average temperatures Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida average precipitation Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida humidity Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida wind speed Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida snowfall Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida sunshine Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, Florida clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.6. This is better than average.

City:

58.6
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.54
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/23/1964, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores place center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 8/9/1986, a category F2 tornado 6.3 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 284.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/1992 at 14:59:39, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 231.4 miles away from Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 442.4 miles away from Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores center
On 4/18/1997 at 14:57:35, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 284.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 507.7 miles away from Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores center
On 2/22/1992 at 04:21:34, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 197.5 miles away from Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lee County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Tropical Storms: 6, Fires: 5, Freeze: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • SUNRISE CAPE CORAL CLUSTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • HOME HEALTH BY GULF COAST VILLAGE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • GULF COAST VILLAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • CORAL TRACE HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • CAPE CORAL NORTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • SUNRISE GROUP HOME 12 (Hospital, about 8 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)
  • ADVANCE CARE HOME HEALTH AGENCY INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CAPE CORAL, FL)

Amtrak station near Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • 12 miles: FORT MYERS (13000 N. CLEVELAND AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • Edison State College (about 13 miles; Fort Myers, FL; Full-time enrollment: 10,649)
  • Florida Gulf Coast University (about 22 miles; Fort Myers, FL; FT enrollment: 11,165)
  • Hodges University (about 32 miles; Naples, FL; FT enrollment: 2,132)
  • State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota (about 65 miles; Bradenton, FL; FT enrollment: 8,012)
  • Eckerd College (about 85 miles; Saint Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 2,437)
  • University of South Florida-St Petersburg (about 86 miles; St. Petersburg, FL; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • Hillsborough Community College (about 94 miles; Tampa, FL; FT enrollment: 19,838)

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Church in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores: Pine Island Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

1.9 people
Florida:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.8%
Whole state:

65.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.3%
Whole state:

7.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

Marital status in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL
  • Never married: 14.0%
  • Now married: 63.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Florida average:

12.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL (based on Lee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic100,30020
Evangelical Protestant88,687288
Mainline Protestant28,60562
Other12,68445
Black Protestant1,91911
Orthodox9704
None385,589-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 115
Lee County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 50
Lee County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 167
Lee County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 508
Lee County:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Florida:

7.45 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lee County:

10.1%
Florida:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.9%
State:

23.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.4%
State:

14.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.2%
Florida:

50.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

51.8%
Florida:

48.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
Florida:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.4%
Florida:

19.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

21.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Florida:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

43.8%
State:

34.8%

General health condition:
Here:

49.2%
Florida:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

78.7%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL Residents

8.50% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($94,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.50%
Florida average:

7.69%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($448 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Collier County, FL  0.82% ($67,761 average AGI)
from Miami-Dade County, FL  0.36% ($29,382)
from Broward County, FL  0.24% ($58,071)


5.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,640 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Florida average:

6.59%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($373 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.04%
Florida average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Collier County, FL  0.61% ($95,445 average AGI)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.20% ($45,310)
to Miami-Dade County, FL  0.19% ($34,451)

Strongest AM radio stations in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • WPTK (1200 AM; 10 kW; PINE ISLAND CENTER, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWCN (770 AM; 10 kW; NORTH FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: KATHLEEN HECKSHER)
  • WJNA (640 AM; 38 kW; ROYAL PALM BEACH, FL; Owner: SOUTH FLORIDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRM (1350 AM; 2 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: MANNA CHRISTIAN MISSIONS, INC.)
  • WKII (1070 AM; 3 kW; SOLANA, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMGG (820 AM; 50 kW; LARGO, FL; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ST. PETERSBURG LICENSEE)
  • WFLF (540 AM; 50 kW; PINE HILLS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWFE (670 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: FENIX BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQYK (1010 AM; 50 kW; SEFFNER, FL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TAMPA)
  • WAQI (710 AM; 50 kW; MIAMI, FL; Owner: LICENSE CORPORATION #1)
  • WINK (1240 AM; 1 kW; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQTM (740 AM; 50 kW; ORLANDO, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • WXKB (103.9 FM; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: WXKB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXK-FM (96.1 FM; BONITA SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WRXK LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOLZ (95.3 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJGO (102.9 FM; TICE, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WINK-FM (96.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCKT (100.1 FM; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWGR (101.9 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WIKX (92.9 FM; CHARLOTTE HARBOR, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTLQ-FM (97.7 FM; PUNTA RASSA, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGCU-FM (90.1 FM; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • WNRW (98.5 FM; SAN CARLOS PARK, FL; Owner: BEL MEADE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJBX (99.3 FM; FORT MYERS BEACH, FL; Owner: WJBX LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJPT (106.3 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WJPT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WARO (94.5 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MERIDIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSOR (90.9 FM; NAPLES, FL; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBTT (105.5 FM; NAPLES PARK, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDRR (107.1 FM; LEHIGH ACRES, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHPT (102.5 FM; SARASOTA, FL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJYO (91.5 FM; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WCVU (104.9 FM; SOLANA, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores:

  • WINK-TV (Channel 11; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: FORT MYERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVK (Channel 46; NAPLES, FL; Owner: ACME TELEVISION LICENSES OF FLORIDA, LLC)
  • WFTX (Channel 36; CAPE CORAL, FL; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WRXY-TV (Channel 49; TICE, FL; Owner: WEST COAST CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC)
  • WBBH-TV (Channel 20; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: WATERMAN BROADCASTING CORP. OF FLORIDA)
  • WZVN-TV (Channel 26; NAPLES, FL; Owner: MONTCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGCU (Channel 30; FT. MYERS, FL; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY)
  • WVEA-TV (Channel 62; VENICE, FL; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIG-LP (Channel 2; NAPLES, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W22CL (Channel 22; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, LLC)
  • WDPX-LP (Channel 18; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLZE-LP (Channel 65; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEVU-CA (Channel 4; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: CALOOSA TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WTPH-LP (Channel 14; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TRI-MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W38CO (Channel 38; FORT MYERS, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W17CK (Channel 17; PORT CHARLOTTE, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL
  • 84.3%Electricity
  • 15.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL
  • 100.0%Electricity


Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores compared to Florida state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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