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Lehigh Acres
Lee County, Florida

ZipCodes
33936, 33970, 33971, 33972




Page Contents for Lehigh Acres, Florida

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Florida state capital is Tallahassee.
The population of Lehigh Acres is approximately 33,430 (2000), 86784 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 7,519 (1990), 29207 (2010).
The amount of land area in Lehigh Acres is 21.757 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.233 sq kilometers.
The distance from Lehigh Acres to Washington DC is 891 miles.
The distance to the Florida state capital is 311 miles. (as the crow flies)
Lehigh Acres is positioned 26.60 degrees north of the equator and 81.63 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

east of Fort Myers in southwestern Florida.
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History & History Related Items

In 1954, ranch owner, Lee Ratner, changed his focus and turned his holdings into a residential development. He sold lots for homes to many people, including those in other parts of the world. Lehigh Acres could have been called a "company town" because of the control of the Lehigh Corporation. The company ended real estate activity in 2001. Lehigh Acres has not become a city, but there is interest by some for cityhood in the near future. For now, it remains an unincorporated area of Lee County. Its government is the Lee County Commission
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Lehigh Acres City Government

Lehigh Acres is an unincorporated portion of Lee County, governed by the county commission.

Lehigh Acres Chamber

Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce
4109 Lee Blvd
PO Box 757
Lehigh Acres, FL
Phone: 941-369-3322


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.

Lehigh Acres Organizations

Lehigh Acres Chamber of Commerce
4109 Lee Blvd
PO Box 757
Lehigh Acres, FL
Phone: 941-369-3322


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.

Lehigh Acres Libraries

East County Regional Library
881 Gunnery Road
Lehigh Acres, FL 33971
Phone: 239-461-7300
TTY: 239-461-7344 Lehigh Acres

Miscellany

The population of Lehigh Acres was:
1990 - 13,611
2000 - 33,430
The 1990 and 2000 figures are from US Census data. All other figures are from other sources.

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