Send us your Captiva photos:
Captiva is in Lee County, in the Cape Coral-Fort Myers metro area.
Legend says the island was community and island were named for a dozen women captured by the pirate Gaspar
The latitude of Captiva is 26.521N. The longitude is -82.189W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 0 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 379.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Captiva demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Lee County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Fort Myers-Cape Coral area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 33924 ZIP code.
21% of Captiva residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Captiva ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Captiva was $76,139, compared with $21,587 nationally.
34% of Captiva residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Captiva, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $875. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $3,813.
Lee County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Captiva political report.
The average commute time for Captiva workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Captiva include Tween Waters Inn.
More info about Captiva:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!