Understanding the demographics of a neighborhood provides valuable insight on the needs of the community. Livability of the neighborhood has a major effect on the quality of life. Connecting people to economic opportunities, social activities that fit the demographics, and offering convenient, healthy, and accessible service.
Business development that improves long commutes, provides employment opportunities that improve the quality of life can improve the demographics. Expanding the supply of jobs and business opportunities that create upward mobility and building local human capital.
Ward 6 has a median age of 51. The population has the largest population growth. Total population in 2000 1,760 and in 2020 26,317 total population. The highest median household income in Fort Myers at $82,146.00. There is potential to mentor others and aspire others in the community. The knowledge economy exists in Ward 6 with the highest level of Graduate, Bachelor, and Associates degrees.
Rental and Utility Assistance begins March 1, 2021 for those who are in need. Are there other ways we can help? Please feel free to reach out directly at the email listed to the right of the page.