Housing Authorities in Fort Myers, Florida

There are 2 Housing Authorities in Fort Myers, Florida, serving a population of 73,712 people in an area of 40 square miles. There is 1 Housing Authority per 36,856 people, and 1 Housing Authority per 19 square miles.

In Florida, Fort Myers is ranked 47th of 1036 cities in Housing Authorities per capita, and 55th of 1036 cities in Housing Authorities per square mile.

List of Fort Myers Housing Authorities

Find Fort Myers, Florida housing authorities, departments, and HUD.


Fort Myers Housing Authority 4224 Renaissance Preserve Way Fort Myers, FL

Lee County Housing Authority 1700 Medical Lane Fort Myers, FL

About Fort Myers Housing Authorities

Fort Myers Housing Authorities are local government agencies established to construct, own, operate, and manage public housing and other forms of subsidized housing for low-income residents in Fort Myers, FL. Lee County ordinances establish Public Housing Authorities, and the local legislative body appoints the Fort Myers Housing Board.

You may contact the Housing Authority for questions about:
  • Finding Fort Myers low income and affordable housing
  • Section 8 housing applications
  • Lee County housing lottery and waitlist process
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • Federal Housing Act (FHA)

Fort Myers Public Housing Statistics

Find Fort Myers HUD Housing Programs, Public Housing Programs, and Section 8 Housing Programs. Data Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R), Picture of Subsidized Households: 2018.

Fort Myers HUD Housing Programs
 Fort MyersLee County
Subsidized Units2,5584,733
Occupied %93.0%92.0%
People Per Unit2.22.2
People Total5,1419,458
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$315$342
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$609$593
Average Months on Wait List1513
Fort Myers Public Housing Programs
 Fort MyersLee County
Subsidized Units8811,023
Occupied %98.0%98.0%
People Per Unit2.22.3
People Total1,8942,271
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$314$325
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$519$535
Average Months on Wait List1919
Fort Myers Section 8 Housing Programs
 Fort MyersLee County
Subsidized Units622676
Occupied %96.0%96.0%
People Per Unit2.52.4
People Total1,4531,514
Average Family Expenditure Per Month$266$265
Average HUD Expenditure Per Month$719$703