Work and Jobs in Fort Myers, Florida (FL) Detailed Stats
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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Fort Myers, Florida was 48,208 / 64,674

Most common industries

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most common industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Construction11.3%
(2,318)
19.8%
(2,122)
2.0%
(196)
Health care10.8%
(2,205)
3.5%
(373)
18.7%
(1,832)
Accommodation and food services10.2%
(2,087)
8.9%
(956)
11.6%
(1,131)
Educational services6.3%
(1,291)
2.9%
(313)
10.0%
(978)
Administrative and support and waste management services6.2%
(1,268)
8.6%
(921)
3.5%
(347)
Professional, scientific, and technical services5.8%
(1,188)
6.0%
(637)
5.6%
(551)
Public administration4.0%
(818)
4.1%
(437)
3.9%
(381)
Department and other general merchandise stores3.1%
(638)
2.4%
(261)
3.9%
(377)
Finance and insurance2.9%
(593)
2.4%
(261)
3.4%
(332)
Food and beverage stores2.9%
(585)
2.8%
(298)
2.9%
(287)
Real estate and rental and leasing2.8%
(581)
3.2%
(344)
2.4%
(237)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation2.8%
(570)
3.6%
(386)
1.9%
(184)
Broadcasting and telecommunications2.0%
(413)
1.8%
(193)
2.3%
(220)
Social assistance1.9%
(383)
0.3%
(28)
3.6%
(355)
Personal and laundry services1.7%
(355)
1.1%
(121)
2.4%
(234)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.7%
(342)
2.4%
(254)
0.9%
(88)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.5%
(313)
1.2%
(124)
1.9%
(189)
Repair and maintenance1.5%
(309)
2.5%
(272)
0.4%
(37)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores1.3%
(275)
1.6%
(173)
1.0%
(102)
Miscellaneous manufacturing1.1%
(226)
0.9%
(94)
1.4%
(132)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.0%
(200)
0.8%
(84)
1.2%
(116)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers1.0%
(198)
1.5%
(161)
0.4%
(37)
Other direct selling establishments0.9%
(189)
0.6%
(64)
1.3%
(125)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers0.9%
(181)
0.8%
(87)
1.0%
(94)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.9%
(178)
1.1%
(113)
0.7%
(65)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.8%
(173)
0.6%
(60)
1.2%
(113)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.7%
(149)
0.9%
(93)
0.6%
(56)
Pharmacies and drug stores0.7%
(146)
0.4%
(38)
1.1%
(108)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.6%
(119)
0.5%
(53)
0.7%
(66)
Utilities0.5%
(107)
0.8%
(86)
0.2%
(21)
Truck transportation0.5%
(104)
0.8%
(82)
0.2%
(22)
Gasoline stations0.5%
(99)
0.5%
(55)
0.5%
(44)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.5%
(99)
0.5%
(50)
0.5%
(49)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.5%
(98)
0.6%
(61)
0.4%
(37)
Computer and electronic products0.4%
(86)
0.4%
(44)
0.4%
(42)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.4%
(85)
0.5%
(57)
0.3%
(28)
U. S. Postal service0.4%
(84)
0.4%
(41)
0.4%
(43)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.4%
(80)
0.5%
(50)
0.3%
(30)
Furniture and related product manufacturing0.4%
(77)
0.6%
(60)
0.2%
(17)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.3%
(66)
0.6%
(63)
0.0%
(3)
Food0.3%
(65)
0.2%
(24)
0.4%
(41)
Printing and related support activities0.3%
(64)
0.3%
(31)
0.3%
(33)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.3%
(59)
0.4%
(46)
0.1%
(13)
Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers0.3%
(55)
0.2%
(26)
0.3%
(29)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(51)
0.2%
(20)
0.3%
(31)
Air transportation0.2%
(50)
0.3%
(29)
0.2%
(21)
Metal and metal products0.2%
(48)
0.4%
(40)
0.1%
(8)
Machinery0.2%
(48)
0.3%
(30)
0.2%
(18)
Chemicals0.2%
(46)
0.4%
(46)
0.0%
(0)
Beverage and tobacco products0.2%
(45)
0.4%
(45)
0.0%
(0)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.2%
(44)
0.4%
(44)
0.0%
(0)
Wood products0.2%
(42)
0.2%
(23)
0.2%
(19)
Music stores0.2%
(42)
0.3%
(32)
0.1%
(10)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2%
(42)
0.3%
(36)
0.1%
(6)
Private households0.2%
(41)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(41)
Plastics and rubber products0.2%
(39)
0.1%
(14)
0.3%
(25)
Health and personal care, except drug, stores0.2%
(35)
0.0%
(0)
0.4%
(35)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2%
(34)
0.1%
(15)
0.2%
(19)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.2%
(33)
0.2%
(25)
0.1%
(8)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.2%
(31)
0.1%
(6)
0.3%
(25)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.1%
(30)
0.2%
(19)
0.1%
(11)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1%
(29)
0.1%
(14)
0.2%
(15)
Retail florists0.1%
(29)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(29)
Recyclable material merchant wholesalers0.1%
(28)
0.2%
(17)
0.1%
(11)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.1%
(28)
0.3%
(28)
0.0%
(0)
Transportation equipment0.1%
(26)
0.2%
(17)
0.1%
(9)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.1%
(18)
0.2%
(18)
0.0%
(0)
Book stores and news dealers0.1%
(18)
0.1%
(11)
0.1%
(7)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.1%
(17)
0.2%
(17)
0.0%
(0)

Most common occupations

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations7.9%
(1,612)
9.1%
(975)
6.5%
(637)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors4.8%
(977)
4.6%
(491)
5.0%
(486)
Retail sales workers except cashiers4.5%
(916)
4.1%
(438)
4.9%
(478)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.8%
(770)
1.4%
(155)
6.3%
(615)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers3.6%
(734)
6.7%
(721)
0.1%
(13)
Cooks and food preparation workers3.3%
(676)
3.6%
(381)
3.0%
(295)
Cashiers3.2%
(657)
1.5%
(157)
5.1%
(500)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers3.2%
(656)
1.5%
(156)
5.1%
(500)
Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers2.7%
(544)
2.7%
(293)
2.6%
(251)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers2.5%
(516)
4.3%
(462)
0.6%
(54)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides2.4%
(498)
0.3%
(30)
4.8%
(468)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing2.4%
(491)
2.6%
(283)
2.1%
(208)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.2%
(442)
0.9%
(98)
3.5%
(344)
Construction laborers2.0%
(405)
3.7%
(395)
0.1%
(10)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.0%
(400)
1.5%
(157)
2.5%
(243)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.9%
(391)
2.7%
(293)
1.0%
(98)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors1.9%
(386)
3.4%
(362)
0.2%
(24)
Health technologists and technicians1.9%
(385)
0.6%
(65)
3.3%
(320)
Customer service representatives1.8%
(370)
1.6%
(168)
2.1%
(202)
Other production occupations including supervisors1.8%
(364)
1.7%
(184)
1.8%
(180)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors1.6%
(321)
1.9%
(201)
1.2%
(120)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists1.5%
(305)
0.7%
(72)
2.4%
(233)
Secretaries and administrative assistants1.5%
(301)
0.0%
(0)
3.1%
(301)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.4%
(296)
1.0%
(105)
2.0%
(191)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.4%
(292)
0.9%
(101)
2.0%
(191)
Carpenters1.3%
(270)
2.5%
(270)
0.0%
(0)
Waiters and waitresses1.3%
(258)
0.9%
(101)
1.6%
(157)
Top executives1.2%
(253)
1.9%
(198)
0.6%
(55)
Lawyers1.2%
(244)
1.7%
(187)
0.6%
(57)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.2%
(241)
2.2%
(235)
0.1%
(6)
Other protective service workers including supervisors1.2%
(240)
2.0%
(215)
0.3%
(25)
Supervisors of construction and extraction workers1.1%
(232)
2.1%
(225)
0.1%
(7)
Registered nurses1.1%
(224)
0.1%
(13)
2.2%
(211)
Agricultural workers including supervisors1.1%
(220)
1.2%
(128)
0.9%
(92)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers1.1%
(219)
0.7%
(79)
1.4%
(140)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.0%
(200)
0.4%
(45)
1.6%
(155)
Business operations specialists1.0%
(198)
0.6%
(59)
1.4%
(139)
Other healthcare support occupations0.9%
(193)
0.2%
(17)
1.8%
(176)
Media and communication equipment workers0.8%
(168)
0.9%
(101)
0.7%
(67)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.8%
(160)
0.2%
(23)
1.4%
(137)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.8%
(158)
0.8%
(82)
0.8%
(76)
Accountants and auditors0.8%
(158)
0.8%
(82)
0.8%
(76)
Other financial specialists0.8%
(155)
1.4%
(149)
0.1%
(6)
Art and design workers0.7%
(152)
0.7%
(72)
0.8%
(80)
Child care workers0.7%
(139)
0.0%
(0)
1.4%
(139)
Engineers0.7%
(137)
1.2%
(129)
0.1%
(8)
Computer specialists0.7%
(137)
0.8%
(87)
0.5%
(50)
Religious workers0.7%
(135)
1.0%
(107)
0.3%
(28)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.6%
(128)
0.4%
(38)
0.9%
(90)
Physicians and surgeons0.6%
(127)
1.0%
(103)
0.2%
(24)
Assemblers and fabricators0.6%
(121)
0.4%
(47)
0.8%
(74)
Bus drivers0.6%
(121)
0.2%
(19)
1.0%
(102)
Electricians0.6%
(120)
0.9%
(99)
0.2%
(21)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.6%
(116)
0.9%
(98)
0.2%
(18)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.5%
(109)
0.1%
(16)
1.0%
(93)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.5%
(105)
0.6%
(66)
0.4%
(39)
Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand0.5%
(93)
0.9%
(93)
0.0%
(0)
Personal appearance workers0.4%
(91)
0.3%
(33)
0.6%
(58)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers0.4%
(90)
0.6%
(65)
0.3%
(25)
Other construction workers and helpers0.4%
(87)
0.8%
(87)
0.0%
(0)
Legal support workers0.4%
(84)
0.2%
(24)
0.6%
(60)
Painters and paperhangers0.4%
(80)
0.7%
(71)
0.1%
(9)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.4%
(74)
0.4%
(40)
0.3%
(34)
Food processing workers0.3%
(53)
0.3%
(33)
0.2%
(20)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.3%
(52)
0.4%
(47)
0.1%
(5)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.2%
(49)
0.5%
(49)
0.0%
(0)
Rail and water transportation workers0.2%
(48)
0.2%
(24)
0.2%
(24)
Secondary school teachers0.2%
(44)
0.1%
(8)
0.4%
(36)
Special education teachers0.2%
(39)
0.2%
(17)
0.2%
(22)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.2%
(36)
0.3%
(28)
0.1%
(8)
Therapists0.2%
(34)
0.1%
(12)
0.2%
(22)
Communications equipment operators0.2%
(32)
0.0%
(0)
0.3%
(32)
Financial managers0.2%
(31)
0.2%
(18)
0.1%
(13)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.2%
(31)
0.1%
(9)
0.2%
(22)
Woodworkers0.2%
(31)
0.3%
(31)
0.0%
(0)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.1%
(30)
0.3%
(30)
0.0%
(0)
Social scientists and related workers0.1%
(29)
0.1%
(15)
0.1%
(14)
Postsecondary teachers0.1%
(28)
0.1%
(14)
0.1%
(14)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.1%
(25)
0.1%
(16)
0.1%
(9)
Air transportation workers0.1%
(23)
0.2%
(23)
0.0%
(0)
Printing workers0.1%
(22)
0.2%
(22)
0.0%
(0)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.1%
(21)
0.0%
(0)
0.2%
(21)
Plant and system operators0.1%
(13)
0.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Supervisors of transportation and material moving workers0.1%
(13)
0.1%
(13)
0.0%
(0)
Farmers and farm managers0.1%
(11)
0.1%
(11)
0.0%
(0)

Unemployment in Fort Myers

Unemployment by year (%)

Unemployment by year (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2012
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 14.4%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 29.2%Males
  • 20.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 22.4%Males
  • 29.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 16.0%Males
  • 19.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 16.1%Males
  • 14.9%Females
  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 9.0%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 6.5%Males
  • 15.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 18.2%Males
  • 12.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 17.7%Females
Unemployment in 2013:
Fort Myers:

6.8%
Florida:

7.2%
Unemployment in 2012:
Fort Myers:

8.6%
Florida:

8.8%
Unemployment in 2011:
Fort Myers:

10.4%
Florida:

10.3%
Unemployment in 2010:
Fort Myers:

11.6%
Florida:

11.3%
Unemployment in 2009:
Fort Myers:

5.9%
Florida:

6.3%
Unemployment in 2008:
Fort Myers:

6.9%
Florida:

6.3%
Unemployment in 2007:
Fort Myers:

3.8%
Florida:

4.0%
Unemployment in 2006:
Fort Myers:

2.5%
Florida:

3.3%
Unemployment in 2005:
Fort Myers:

2.9%
Florida:

3.8%
Unemployment in 2004:
Fort Myers:

6.7%
Florida:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2003:
Fort Myers:

7.7%
Florida:

5.3%
Unemployment in 2002:
Fort Myers:

8.1%
Florida:

5.7%
Unemployment in 2001:
Fort Myers:

6.3%
Florida:

4.7%
Unemployment in 2000:
Fort Myers:

5.5%
Florida:

3.8%
Unemployment in 1999:
Fort Myers:

3.8%
Florida:

4.0%
Unemployment in 1998:
Fort Myers:

4.3%
Florida:

4.5%
Unemployment in 1997:
Fort Myers:

4.9%
Florida:

5.0%
Unemployment in 1996:
Fort Myers:

5.4%
Florida:

5.3%
Unemployment in 1995:
Fort Myers:

5.9%
Florida:

5.7%
Unemployment in 1994:
Fort Myers:

6.8%
Florida:

6.5%
Unemployment in 1993:
Fort Myers:

8.2%
Florida:

7.2%
Unemployment in 1992:
Fort Myers:

10.6%
Florida:

8.4%
Unemployment in 1991:
Fort Myers:

8.7%
Florida:

7.6%
Unemployment in 1990:
Fort Myers:

5.5%
Florida:

6.3%

Means of transportation to work

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2009 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

7.9% (1,911)
Florida:

3.4% (253,003)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

3.0% (732)
Florida:

2.8% (211,821)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

7.5% (1,808)
Florida:

3.9% (292,555)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

6.7% (1,636)
Florida:

8.1% (608,295)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

10.4% (2,515)
Florida:

9.8% (735,973)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

15.7% (3,809)
Florida:

15.3% (1,152,476)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

13.1% (3,189)
Florida:

12.7% (951,516)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

9.5% (2,314)
Florida:

13.0% (974,677)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

5.9% (1,443)
Florida:

6.1% (461,538)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

6.6% (1,600)
Florida:

7.3% (547,055)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

1.7% (418)
Florida:

3.2% (241,003)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

2.1% (515)
Florida:

1.4% (108,673)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Fort Myers:

3.9% (957)
Florida:

6.6% (493,338)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Fort Myers:

5.8% (1,409)
Florida:

6.5% (485,498)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

2.4% (479)
Florida:

2.8% (195,491)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

2.0% (404)
Florida:

2.4% (162,873)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

4.5% (895)
Florida:

3.6% (247,678)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

10.1% (2,025)
Florida:

8.2% (569,201)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

9.9% (1,988)
Florida:

10.4% (720,998)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

13.9% (2,798)
Florida:

15.4% (1,063,673)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

14.7% (2,948)
Florida:

15.1% (1,046,414)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

12.0% (2,400)
Florida:

11.8% (812,057)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

5.0% (999)
Florida:

5.6% (388,700)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

5.7% (1,153)
Florida:

6.1% (419,450)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

2.5% (504)
Florida:

2.4% (167,860)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Fort Myers:

0.9% (184)
Florida:

1.1% (77,065)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Fort Myers:

7.8% (1,560)
Florida:

6.0% (413,569)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Fort Myers:

6.9% (1,389)
Florida:

6.0% (418,050)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2009 (%) - Males

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    5.5% (713)
    Florida:

    4.2% (165,613)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.5% (585)
    Florida:

    3.8% (149,154)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    10.4% (1,352)
    Florida:

    4.9% (192,018)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    9.6% (1,252)
    Florida:

    9.9% (389,122)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    10.4% (1,362)
    Florida:

    10.3% (407,000)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    14.7% (1,911)
    Florida:

    15.2% (598,023)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    13.0% (1,697)
    Florida:

    10.9% (429,762)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    7.1% (925)
    Florida:

    12.1% (478,770)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    8.7% (1,134)
    Florida:

    5.1% (201,761)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.6% (606)
    Florida:

    6.7% (262,574)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    1.9% (247)
    Florida:

    2.9% (112,882)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    0.5% (66)
    Florida:

    1.3% (49,830)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.9% (637)
    Florida:

    6.3% (250,051)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.2% (547)
    Florida:

    6.5% (258,319)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2009 (%) - Females

    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    10.7% (1,198)
    Florida:

    2.4% (87,390)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    1.3% (147)
    Florida:

    1.8% (62,667)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    4.1% (456)
    Florida:

    2.8% (100,537)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    3.4% (384)
    Florida:

    6.1% (219,173)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    10.3% (1,153)
    Florida:

    9.2% (328,973)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    16.9% (1,898)
    Florida:

    15.5% (554,453)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    13.3% (1,492)
    Florida:

    14.6% (521,754)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    12.4% (1,389)
    Florida:

    13.9% (495,907)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    2.8% (309)
    Florida:

    7.3% (259,777)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    8.9% (994)
    Florida:

    8.0% (284,481)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    1.5% (171)
    Florida:

    3.6% (128,121)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    4.0% (449)
    Florida:

    1.6% (58,843)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    2.9% (320)
    Florida:

    6.8% (243,287)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    7.7% (862)
    Florida:

    6.4% (227,179)

Travel time to work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.8%
Number of people working at home: 353 (1.8% of all workers)
Daytime population change due to commuting: +32,421 (+67.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,831 (49.0%)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Fort Myers:

47.7% (221)
Florida:

30.3% (39,063)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Fort Myers:

73.0% (14,066)
Florida:

63.4% (4,165,158)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Fort Myers:

18.1% (84)
Florida:

24.4% (31,506)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Fort Myers:

15.6% (3,003)
Florida:

22.3% (1,466,374)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Fort Myers:

17.3% (80)
Florida:

12.9% (16,704)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Fort Myers:

5.5% (1,068)
Florida:

7.9% (517,533)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Fort Myers:

16.8% (78)
Florida:

32.4% (41,802)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Fort Myers:

5.8% (1,126)
Florida:

6.5% (424,939)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2009 (%)

Working at home in 2009 - Fort Myers

Working at home in 2009 - Florida

Less than 5 minutes:
Fort Myers:

1.4% (969)
Florida:

2.2% (164,697)
5 to 9 minutes:
Fort Myers:

5.4% (3,632)
Florida:

8.5% (635,734)
10 to 14 minutes:
Fort Myers:

10.6% (7,155)
Florida:

13.3% (996,071)
15 to 19 minutes:
Fort Myers:

13.4% (9,094)
Florida:

15.8% (1,180,809)
20 to 24 minutes:
Fort Myers:

18.4% (12,454)
Florida:

16.4% (1,229,656)
25 to 29 minutes:
Fort Myers:

8.9% (5,992)
Florida:

6.5% (484,508)
30 to 34 minutes:
Fort Myers:

23.4% (15,832)
Florida:

16.2% (1,211,286)
35 to 39 minutes:
Fort Myers:

2.7% (1,819)
Florida:

3.0% (222,261)
40 to 44 minutes:
Fort Myers:

4.1% (2,802)
Florida:

3.8% (283,294)
45 to 59 minutes:
Fort Myers:

7.0% (4,709)
Florida:

7.9% (590,033)
60 to 89 minutes:
Fort Myers:

3.1% (2,104)
Florida:

4.6% (341,499)
90 or more minutes:
Fort Myers:

1.6% (1,075)
Florida:

1.8% (136,984)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Fort Myers

Working at home in 2000 - Florida

Less than 5 minutes:
Fort Myers:

2.6% (529)
Florida:

2.3% (155,487)
5 to 9 minutes:
Fort Myers:

11.5% (2,300)
Florida:

8.6% (595,769)
10 to 14 minutes:
Fort Myers:

18.8% (3,775)
Florida:

13.3% (922,343)
15 to 19 minutes:
Fort Myers:

19.1% (3,836)
Florida:

15.7% (1,085,636)
20 to 24 minutes:
Fort Myers:

15.0% (3,005)
Florida:

15.1% (1,040,084)
25 to 29 minutes:
Fort Myers:

4.2% (842)
Florida:

5.9% (404,902)
30 to 34 minutes:
Fort Myers:

12.8% (2,568)
Florida:

15.6% (1,078,082)
35 to 39 minutes:
Fort Myers:

1.1% (214)
Florida:

2.6% (182,138)
40 to 44 minutes:
Fort Myers:

1.5% (305)
Florida:

3.4% (237,660)
45 to 59 minutes:
Fort Myers:

5.7% (1,148)
Florida:

7.7% (534,237)
60 to 89 minutes:
Fort Myers:

3.9% (792)
Florida:

4.4% (303,002)
90 or more minutes:
Fort Myers:

2.1% (412)
Florida:

2.4% (163,739)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2009 (%) - Males

    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    1.6% (557)
    Florida:

    2.1% (83,366)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.0% (1,398)
    Florida:

    7.8% (306,817)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    8.3% (2,873)
    Florida:

    12.3% (482,654)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    12.9% (4,449)
    Florida:

    15.3% (597,184)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    16.9% (5,820)
    Florida:

    16.2% (634,632)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    9.6% (3,304)
    Florida:

    6.5% (254,779)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    25.5% (8,788)
    Florida:

    16.8% (659,083)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    3.2% (1,088)
    Florida:

    3.1% (120,410)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.6% (1,590)
    Florida:

    3.9% (154,514)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    6.7% (2,297)
    Florida:

    8.4% (328,672)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    4.3% (1,491)
    Florida:

    5.2% (204,365)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    2.5% (872)
    Florida:

    2.3% (88,463)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2009 (%) - Females

    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    1.2% (412)
    Florida:

    2.3% (81,331)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    6.7% (2,234)
    Florida:

    9.2% (328,917)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    12.9% (4,282)
    Florida:

    14.4% (513,417)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    14.0% (4,645)
    Florida:

    16.4% (583,625)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    20.0% (6,634)
    Florida:

    16.7% (595,024)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    8.1% (2,688)
    Florida:

    6.4% (229,729)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    21.3% (7,044)
    Florida:

    15.5% (552,203)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    2.2% (731)
    Florida:

    2.9% (101,851)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    3.7% (1,212)
    Florida:

    3.6% (128,780)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    7.3% (2,412)
    Florida:

    7.3% (261,361)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    1.9% (613)
    Florida:

    3.9% (137,134)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    0.6% (203)
    Florida:

    1.4% (48,521)

Means of transportation to work

Means of transportation to work in 2009 - Fort Myers

Means of transportation to work in 2009 - Florida

Drove car alone:
Fort Myers:

77.2% (53,787)
Florida:

79.3% (6,229,212)
Carpooled:
Fort Myers:

16.6% (11,566)
Florida:

10.4% (816,433)
Bus or trolley bus:
Fort Myers:

0.9% (610)
Florida:

1.7% (136,944)
Railroad:
Fort Myers:

0.1% (47)
Florida:

0.0% (3,453)
Ferryboat:
Fort Myers:

0.0% (10)
Florida:

0.0% (218)
Bicycle:
Fort Myers:

0.4% (245)
Florida:

0.7% (51,857)
Walked:
Fort Myers:

1.2% (847)
Florida:

1.5% (116,256)
Other means:
Fort Myers:

1.5% (1,064)
Florida:

1.5% (116,479)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Fort Myers

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Florida

Drove car alone:
Fort Myers:

69.1% (13,881)
Florida:

78.8% (5,445,527)
Carpooled:
Fort Myers:

20.9% (4,199)
Florida:

12.9% (893,766)
Bus or trolley bus:
Fort Myers:

2.0% (395)
Florida:

1.6% (108,340)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Fort Myers:

0.1% (13)
Florida:

0.0% (945)
Taxicab:
Fort Myers:

0.3% (55)
Florida:

0.1% (8,708)
Motorcycle:
Fort Myers:

0.0% (5)
Florida:

0.2% (14,967)
Bicycle:
Fort Myers:

1.2% (244)
Florida:

0.6% (39,294)
Walked:
Fort Myers:

3.4% (681)
Florida:

1.7% (118,386)
Other means:
Fort Myers:

1.3% (253)
Florida:

0.9% (62,064)

Means of transportation to work in 2009 - Fort Myers (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2009 - Florida (Males)

    Drove car alone - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    73.5% (26,991)
    Florida:

    77.9% (3,214,486)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    19.4% (7,126)
    Florida:

    10.8% (446,761)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    0.8% (311)
    Florida:

    1.6% (64,775)
    Railroad - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    0.1% (47)
    Florida:

    0.1% (2,147)
    Ferryboat - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    0.0% (10)
    Florida:

    0.0% (168)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    0.4% (136)
    Florida:

    0.9% (38,004)
    Walked - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    1.6% (592)
    Florida:

    1.6% (64,760)
    Other means - Males:
    Fort Myers:

    2.3% (841)
    Florida:

    2.0% (81,295)

Means of transportation to work in 2009 - Fort Myers (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2009Travel time to work - Florida (Females)

    Drove car alone - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    81.4% (26,837)
    Florida:

    80.9% (3,014,726)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    13.5% (4,439)
    Florida:

    9.9% (369,672)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    0.9% (299)
    Florida:

    1.9% (72,169)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    0.4% (125)
    Florida:

    0.4% (13,853)
    Walked - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    0.7% (246)
    Florida:

    1.4% (51,496)
    Other means - Females:
    Fort Myers:

    0.7% (218)
    Florida:

    0.9% (35,184)

Private vehicle occupancy

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Drove alone:
Fort Myers:

76.8% (13,881)
Florida:

85.9% (5,445,527)
In 2 person carpool:
Fort Myers:

16.0% (2,889)
Florida:

11.0% (698,577)
In 3 person carpool:
Fort Myers:

3.7% (668)
Florida:

1.9% (117,465)
In 4 person carpool:
Fort Myers:

2.0% (366)
Florida:

0.7% (42,034)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Fort Myers:

0.9% (161)
Florida:

0.3% (22,177)
In 7+ person carpool:
Fort Myers:

0.6% (115)
Florida:

0.2% (13,513)

Class of Workers

Class of Workers (%)

Employee of private company:
Fort Myers:

73.6% (15,056)
Florida:

69.2% (4,840,105)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Fort Myers:

3.8% (771)
Florida:

4.9% (343,812)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Fort Myers:

6.8% (1,384)
Florida:

5.7% (395,397)
Local government workers:
Fort Myers:

6.9% (1,422)
Florida:

7.7% (542,086)
State government workers:
Fort Myers:

3.6% (728)
Florida:

3.7% (261,182)
Federal government workers:
Fort Myers:

0.9% (188)
Florida:

2.2% (157,343)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Fort Myers:

4.4% (893)
Florida:

6.2% (435,619)
Unpaid family workers:
Fort Myers:

0.1% (28)
Florida:

0.3% (19,503)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Employee of private company - Males:
Fort Myers:

77.5% (8,291)
Florida:

70.4% (2,619,497)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
Fort Myers:

5.3% (565)
Florida:

6.7% (249,173)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
Fort Myers:

3.6% (389)
Florida:

3.5% (131,238)
Local government workers - Males:
Fort Myers:

4.7% (504)
Florida:

6.2% (229,948)
State government workers - Males:
Fort Myers:

3.0% (318)
Florida:

3.0% (112,661)
Federal government workers - Males:
Fort Myers:

0.8% (84)
Florida:

2.5% (92,242)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
Fort Myers:

5.1% (543)
Florida:

7.4% (276,378)

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Employee of private company - Females:
Fort Myers:

69.2% (6,765)
Florida:

67.8% (2,220,608)
Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
Fort Myers:

2.1% (206)
Florida:

2.9% (94,639)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
Fort Myers:

10.2% (995)
Florida:

8.1% (264,159)
Local government workers - Females:
Fort Myers:

9.4% (918)
Florida:

9.5% (312,138)
State government workers - Females:
Fort Myers:

4.2% (410)
Florida:

4.5% (148,521)
Federal government workers - Females:
Fort Myers:

1.1% (104)
Florida:

2.0% (65,101)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
Fort Myers:

3.6% (350)
Florida:

4.9% (159,241)
Unpaid family workers - Females:
Fort Myers:

0.3% (28)
Florida:

0.3% (11,368)
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