33971 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 33971 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateFlorida
CityLehigh Acres
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Geo Location26.63875, -81.69917
Population28061
Size43.603 square miles
Median Family Income$63022.00
Median Home Value$193700.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 33971 zip code. The total population is 28061, of which, 14142 are male and 13919 are female. With a total area of 43.603 square miles, the population density is 640.8 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 33.8 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
201121533
201222705
201323443
201423774
201524657
201624681
201725938
201827255
201927941
202028101
202128061

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 15945.7%
Age 5-924178.6%
Age 10-1426159.3%
Age 15-1925429.1%
Age 20-2419406.9
Age 25-2916025.7%
Age 30-3417846.4%
Age 35-3917826.4%
Age 40-442225 7.9%
Age 45-4925419.1%
Age 50-5418216.5%
Age 55-5914745.3%
Age 60-649273.3%
Age 65-699143.3%
Age 70-748913.2%
Age 75-795201.9%
Age 80-843001.1%
Age 85 and over1720.6%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 52.6 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 37.7 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 13.4 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0.9 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0.7 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 45.5 %
  • Divorced: 12 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 2.3 %
  • Never Married: 36.2 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 33971 zip code is $63022. This is -0.1223 less than the national average. This income places 15.5% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $34977. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.00321
$10,000.00 – $14,999.00149
$15,000.00 – $24,999.00385
$25,000.00 – $34,999.00688
$35,000.00 – $49,999.001068
$50,000.00 – $74,999.001209
$75,000.00 – $99,999.001121
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00917
$150,000.00 – $199,999,00424
$200,000.00 +132

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201148503
201247093
201345914
201444337
201545148
201646649
201748429
201850319
201953217
202055829
202163022

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary6511
Self Employment842
Social Security1863
Dividends, Interest, or Rental603
Retirement964
Other827

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 23340
  • Families Uninsured: 4659
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 964
  • No retirement income: 6883

Education

In the 33971 zip code, 79.7% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 14.3% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 10.2% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 89.8% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 33971 zip, there are an estimated 13880 people in the labor force, of which, 13388 are employed, and 492 are unemployed. There are a total of – people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 33.1 minutes. Of the total people that work, 511 worked from home and 13098 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 39.1. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts3239
Services2871
Sales and Office3200
Construction and Maintenance:2025
Transportation and Material Moving2053





Housing

The median home value for the 33971 zip code is 193700. There is an estimated  7847 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $1386 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $1200. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000178
$50,000 – $99,000271
$100,000 – $149,999708
$150,000 – $199,9992119
$200,000 – $299,9992221
$300,000 – $499,999449
$500,000 – $999,99946
$1,000,000+4

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later22
2010 – 2019465
2000 – 20095264
1980 – 19991916
1960 – 1979171
1940 – 19599
1939 or earlier

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5.5 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $50041
$500 – $999225
$1,000 – $1,499876
$1,500 – $1,999581
$2,000 – $2,49929
$2,499 – $2,9998
$3,000 +

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300405
300-499753
500-799854
800-999794
1000-14993094
1500-19991438
2000-2499344
2500-299967
3000+7

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%2140
20%-24.9%917
25%-29.9%299
30%-34.9%181
35+%1030



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None232
11923
23780
3+1912
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 1 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 0.3 %
  • Electricity: 96.8 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0.3 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 0.2 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.