Sanibel Island

Sanibel is famous for its beaches and seashells.

Welcome to  Sanibel Island

 
Sanibel is famous for its beaches and seashells, but it’s a great place to explore by bike. With more than 25 miles of bicycle trails, Sanibel’s hidden beaches, pioneer cemetery and quiet shady neighborhoods open up to you.
 
 

Overview for Sanibel Island, FL

6,437 people live in Sanibel Island, where the median age is 68.2 and the average individual income is $107,950. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,437

Total Population

68.2 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$107,950

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Sanibel Island, FL

Sanibel Island has 3,471 households, with an average household size of 1.85. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sanibel Island do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 6,437 people call Sanibel Island home. The population density is 396.74 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

6,437

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

68.2

Median Age

47.93 / 52.07%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,471

Total Households

1.85

Average Household Size

$107,950

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Sanibel Island, FL

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Sanibel Island. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5

Around Sanibel Island, FL

There's plenty to do around Sanibel Island, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

50
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Paper Fig Kitchen, Joey's Custard, and Sea Glass Lane.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 2.71 miles 43 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.32 miles 279 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Shopping 2.62 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.12 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.34 miles 14 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 3.08 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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