Villas, Florida

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Villas, Florida
CDP
Location in Lee County and the state of Florida
Location in Lee County and the state of Florida
Coordinates: 26°33′18″N 81°52′9″W / 26.55500°N 81.86917°W / 26.55500; -81.86917Coordinates: 26°33′18″N 81°52′9″W / 26.55500°N 81.86917°W / 26.55500; -81.86917
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Lee
Area
 • Total 4.8 sq mi (12.4 km2)
 • Land 4.7 sq mi (12.1 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation 10 ft (3 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 11,346
 • Density 2,363.8/sq mi (915/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 12-74512[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867224[2]

Villas is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lee County, Florida, United States. The population was 11,346 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Cape CoralFort Myers Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Villas is located at 26°33′18″N 81°52′9″W / 26.55500°N 81.86917°W / 26.55500; -81.86917 (26.555003, -81.869036)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12 km2), of which, 4.7 square miles (12 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (2.49%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 8,724
1990 9,898 13.5%
2000 11,346 14.6%
source:[4]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 11,346 people, 5,682 households, and 2,909 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,421.0 people per square mile (934.1/km²). There were 6,574 housing units at an average density of 1,402.8/sq mi (541.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.23% White, 1.65% African American, 0.17% Native American, 1.17% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.33% from other races, and 1.41% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.59% of the population.

There were 5,682 households out of which 15.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.4% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 48.8% were non-families. 38.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 1.94 and the average family size was 2.56.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 13.6% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 28.2% from 25 to 44, 21.2% from 45 to 64, and 29.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 87.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.4 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $40,483, and the median income for a family was $49,975. Males had a median income of $31,517 versus $25,782 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $25,880. About 3.5% of families and 6.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.9% of those under age 18 and 7.2% of those age 65 or over.

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