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ZIP Code 33917

Primary City:North Fort Myers, FL (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Eastern (6:41am)
Area code: 239 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.8, -81.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33917

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33917. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 33917. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33917, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
North Fort Myers, FL
Acceptable:
Fort Myers, N Fort Myers, N Ft Myers, No Fort Myers, No Ft Myers, North Ft Myers
Unacceptable:
Ft Myers

Stats and Demographics for the 33917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33917 is located in east Florida and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33917 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33917 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,666
Population Density 519 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,576
Median Home Value $83,000
Land Area 55.29 sq mi
Water Area 5.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,444
Median Household Income $39,498

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4905165656435224244775377569841,0489881,1621,3561,3041,030736502
Female4634786266114524154075106878811,0611,1091,4841,5401,3971,082840583
Total9539941,1911,2549748398841,0471,4431,8652,1092,0972,6462,8962,7012,1121,5761,085

Gender

 Male 14,040 49%
 Female 14,626 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,306 95.3%
 Black Or African American 256 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.3%
 Asian 180 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 439 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 382 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner663167611,6162,2473,2072,397731
Renter14631441547036222611555
Total2126301,1762,0862,6093,4332,512786

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,698 50%
 Single Guardian 1,627 12%
 Singles 4,092 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,027 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,295 84%
 Households with Kids 2,149 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10211385981031011011051061139311597147131148126124114121
Female77871149710988741139413812612411612210912513713810286
Total179200199195212189175218200251219239213269240273263262216207

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33917 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 33917 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 33917 real estate data, the median home value of $83,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 33917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 33917 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,589 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,795 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6,546 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,103 12%
 Households Vacant 4,132 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 439 10.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 0.8%
 For Sale Only 498 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 88 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,587 62.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 487 11.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 61 3%
 1 Bedroom 255 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,010 49%
 3+ Bedroom 720 35%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $39,498 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33917 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 33917 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,538 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,070 19%
 No Earnings 16,126 60%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,538 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,070 19%
 No Earnings 16,126 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,012 89.1%
 Public transportation 34 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 118 1.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 190 2.1%
 Worked at Home 637 7.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,902 16.1%
 High School Graduate 7,174 60.9%
 Associate's degree 768 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,311 11.1%
 Master's degree 394 3.3%
 Professional school degree 159 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 75 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,506 80.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 279 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 311 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 33917

ZIP Code 33917 is in the Lee School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 33917.

Bayshore Elementary School
17050 Williams Rd
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lee School District
North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts
1856 Arts Way
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lee School District
Temple Christian School
18841 State Road 31
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Classical Christian Academy
7101 Bayshore Rd
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Love Laughter Learning Center
1313 Laurel Dr
North Fort Myers, FL 33917
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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