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Cape Coral
Lee County, Florida

ZipCodes
33904, 33909, 33990, 33909, 33914

Motto
"Family Fun City"



Page Contents for Cape Coral, Florida

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.
The population of Cape Coral is approximately 87,000 (1997), 154305 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 34,486 (1990), 60767 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cape Coral is 272.25 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Cape Coral is 114 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 32.406 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cape Coral to Washington DC is 896 miles.
The distance to the Florida state capital is 298 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cape Coral is positioned 26.63 degrees north of the equator and 81.99 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The Cape Coral median home price is $ 94,646 (1992).
Cape Coral average annual rainfall is 53.6 inches per year
Cape Coral average temperature is 74.4 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 64.7 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 84.1 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 64.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 82.8 degrees F.

Location

on the west gulf coast of Florida. It is south of Sarasota and north of Naples and just across the Caloosahatchee River from Fort Myers.
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Weather


terrific year-round! 335 days of sunshine each year. Warm summers with rain and humidity and gorgeous winters. Most rain falls between May and September in the form of afternoon showers which last only a few hours before dissapating. The city does lie in the hurricane alley area with a hurricane season from 1 June through November, but has never had a direct hit from a hurricane for the last 30 years.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Cape Coral.

The city was about by two land speculators, the Rosen brothers, who felt it would be a perfect spot for development. The built over 400 miles of canals and platted the city. They began a large scale sale of the properties. Most buyers were from out of Florida. Cape Coral incorporated in August 1970. In 2003, it was the 2nd largest city in Florida (geographically). Waterfront property abounds in Cape Coral.
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The incorporation of Cape Coral

1958


Attractions

Cape Coral has more canals than the Italian city of Venice

Information about Cape Coral, Florida

Learn more about Cape Coral, Florida

Cape Coral is part of the Fort Myers-Cape Coral Metropolitan area

Cape Coral Historical Society Museum
544 Culture Park Boulevard
Cape Coral, FL
Phone: 239-772-7037

Children's Science Center
2915 Pine Island Road
Cape Coral, FL
Phone: 239-997-0012
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Cape Coral City Government

A Official Cape Coral Website.

Cape Coral City Hall
815 Nicholas Parkway E.
Cape Coral, Florida 33990-2899
P.O. Box 150027
Cape Coral, Florida 33915-0027
Phone: 239-574-0401
Fax: 239-574-0453

The city has a council-manager form of government. The city council has seven members. The mayor is elected at large, becoming the eighth member of the council.

Cape Coral Chamber

Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce
2051 Cape Coral Parkway E
Cape Coral, FL 33904-9625
Phone: 239-549-6900
Fax: 239-549-9609 or
3640 SW Pine Island Rd.
Cape Coral, Florida 33991-1657
Phone: 239-283-0888
or
Toll-free phone: 800-226-9609
FAX: 239-283-0336


Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce
2310 Edwards Drive
P.O. Box 9289
Fort Myers, Florida 33902
Toll-free: 800-366-3622
Phone: 239-332-3624
Fax: 239-332-7276
Email
We serve Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Fort Myers Beach, Lehigh Acres, Estero and many other areas.

Cape Coral Organizations

Cape Coral Chamber of Commerce
2051 Cape Coral Parkway E
Cape Coral, FL 33904-9625
Phone: 239-549-6900
Fax: 239-549-9609 or
3640 SW Pine Island Rd.
Cape Coral, Florida 33991-1657
Phone: 239-283-0888
or
Toll-free phone: 800-226-9609
FAX: 239-283-0336


Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce
2310 Edwards Drive
P.O. Box 9289
Fort Myers, Florida 33902
Toll-free: 800-366-3622
Phone: 239-332-3624
Fax: 239-332-7276
Email
We serve Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Fort Myers Beach, Lehigh Acres, Estero and many other areas.

Cape Coral Libraries

Cape Coral Public Library
921 SW 39th Terrace
Cape Coral, Florida 33914-5721
Phone: 239-542-3953

Cape Coral Schools

Cape Coral High School
2300 Santa Barbara Blvd.
Cape Coral, Florida 33991-4399
Phone: 239-574-6766


Lee County Schools Cape Coral

Miscellany

In 1992, the average annual price for a Cape Coral home was $ 94,646. The 1990 Census median value for a Cape Coral home is $ 91,100

The population of Cape Coral was:
1980 - 34,167
1990 - 74,991
1997 - 87,000
2000 - 102,286
2002 - 116,159
2005 - 127,740 (projection)
2010 - 156,298 (projection)
2015 - 188,200 (projection)
2020 - 219,607 (projection)
2025 - 245,637 (projection)


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