Lee County County Metrics

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

19,546

Growth Rate

5.6%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

103,446

Children in Poverty

18.9%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

24,872

(Decreasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

48%

(Declining)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Unemployed People

10,195

(Decreasing)

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

(Declining)

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