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ZIP Code 33973

Primary City:Lehigh Acres, FL (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Area code: 239 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:26.60, -81.74
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 33973

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 33973. 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 33973. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 33973, 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:
Lehigh Acres, FL
Unacceptable:
Leehigh, Leehigh Acres, Lehigh

Stats and Demographics for the 33973 ZIP Code

ZIP code 33973 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 33973 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 33973 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,798
Population Density 2,714 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,586
Median Home Value $215,800
Land Area 3.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,353
Median Household Income $32,323

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male740587431408464567440350281245200150157140111463113
Female68651343140754256545437628825625218916212594552715
Total1,4261,1008628151,0061,1328947265695014523393192652051015828

Gender

 Male 5,361 50%
 Female 5,437 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,783 53.6%
 Black Or African American 3,161 29.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.4%
 Asian 114 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.2%
 Other Race 1,280 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 403 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner311061061241901887313
Renter35188462540716671153
Total3829907315313562598816

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,395 42%
 Single Guardian 1,243 37%
 Singles 452 13%
 Singles With Roommate 263 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,523 45%
 Households with Kids 1,830 55%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1241601541551311041231181119673799390907289906785
Female130134149123127103849710210778888276527989929587
Total254294303278258207207215213203151167175166142151178182162172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 33973 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 33973 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 33973 real estate data, the median home value of $215,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 33973. Rentals in 33973 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 33973 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,798 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 575 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 256 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,522 55%
 Households Vacant 1,233 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 450 36.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1.3%
 For Sale Only 128 10.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 10.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 495 40.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 4 0.2%
 2 Bedroom 611 23.3%
 3+ Bedroom 1,997 76.3%
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 $32,323 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 33973 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. However, that is not the case in 33973. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,638 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 26%
 No Earnings 3,461 42%
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 2,638 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,197 26%
 No Earnings 3,461 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,814 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 3%
 Worked at Home 206 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,097 37.7%
 High School Graduate 1,376 47.2%
 Associate's degree 189 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 161 5.5%
 Master's degree 51 1.8%
 Professional school degree 23 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,319 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 209 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 844 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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