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A Taste of Fort Myers, Florida

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT FORT MEYERS?

  1. Fort Myers is the county seat and commercial center of Lee County, Florida, United States. Its population was 62,298 in the 2010 census, a 29.23 percent increase over the 2000 figure.

  2. Fort Myers has a year-round warm, monsoon-influenced climate that is classified as either subtropical (by NOAA) or tropical savanna. Notwithstanding the classification, the area has short, mild to warm winters, and long, hot, humid summers, with most of the year's rainfall falling from June to September. Monthly averages range from 64.9 F in January to 83.1 F in August, with the annual average being 74.9 F. Records range from 25F to 104F.

Radio Stations
W209BV (WAYJ) 89.7 FM Biggar, FL Christian Contemporary
WFSX 92.5 FM Estero, FL News/Talk
WAVV 101.1 FM Naples Park, FL Easy Listening
WXKB 103.9 FM Cape Coral, FL Top-40
WBTT 105.5 FM Naples Park, FL Hip Hop
WMYR 1410 AM Fort Myers, FL Smooth Jazz

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Demographics of Fort Myers, Florida

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

56.35%

33.39%

0.38%

0.98%

14.49%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Fort Myers, Florida

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Businesses in Fort Myers, Florida


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Ascension Hair Care Salon -  Category: Natural Hair Salons -   3645 Palm Beach Blvd. Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 694-4041

  2. Beautiful Braids and Beyond -  Category: Natural Hair Salons -   3310b Lincoln Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 244-6102

  3. Essence Beauty Salon -  Category: Hair Salons -  Twist, locs, twist outs, bantu knots,coil out, flat twist,a variety of conditioning and deep conditioning treatments, as well as bentinite, keratin and hanna treatments. And lets not for get transitioning hair styles for those whom are not ready to do the big chop.   - 2608 Fowler Street Fort Myers, FL (239) 961-6143  - (visit website)

  4. Fantastic Dews -  Category: Natural Hair Salons -   3777 Fowler St. Fort Myers, FL 33971 (239) 362-8963

  5. House Of Loks -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   Waltman Avenue Fort Myers, FL (786) 277-7426

  6. House Of Loks -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3700 Metro Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33916 (786) 355-1456

  7. Jahma Kenyama "The Queen of Hair of NYC" -  Category: Natural Hair Salons -   3777 Fowler St Fort Myers, FL 33901 (917) 678-1109

  8. LaLa's Hair Factory -  Category: Natural Hair Salons -   5461 10th Ave. Fort Myers, FL 33907 (561) 727-5505

  9. My Creations -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   2966 Meadow Ave Fort Myers, FL 33901 (239) 826-4010

  10. Touch Of Beauty Salon And Barber -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3777 Fowler St. Suite #2 Fort Myers, FL 33901 (239) 878-4272

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Alan Mitchell Books -  Category: Author -  Dapper Carter's 8 Rules of Dating is an exciting debut african american romance/urban fiction novel from local author Alan Mitchell   - 7911 Reflection Cove Dr. apt 301 - Fort Myers, FL  - (visit website)

  2. Atlantic Bedding and Furniture -  Category: Furniture -  Ft. Myers Premiere Furniture Store.   - 2320 S Cleveland Ave - Fort Myers, FL (239) 898-7760

  3. Heritage Bookstore and More, Inc. -  Category: African American Bookstore -   2219 Fowler Ave. - Fort Myers, FL 33901 (941) 337-1558 - (visit website)

  4. Seaview Screen Service Inc. -  Category: Swimming Pool -  Seaview Screen Service in Fort Myers, Florida, offers durable and reliable patio and swimming pool enclosures.   - 1418 Loma Linda Drive - Fort Myers, FL (239) 337-4900  - (visit website)

  5. U Pull N Save -  Category: Auto -  Thank you for visiting our website! We are the largest self service auto parts yard in Southwest Florida. We pay the highest prices for your unwanted vehicles and complete all necessary paperwork to ensure that the car is taken out of your name. We supply you with autoparts at the lowest prices possible. At U Pull & Save, we recycle our vehicles in an environmentally friendly manner. We look forward to doing business with you.   - 4811 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd - Fort Myers, FL 33905 (239) 337-7300  - (visit website)

  6. Weichert Realtors on the Gulf -  Category: Realtor -    licensed real estate agent and member of the National Association of Realtors. Alan is a real estate professional who is knowledgeable of the real estate industry and specializes in assisting buyers and sellers in southwest Florida   - 9101 W. College Pointe Drive - Fort Myers, Florida (239) 208-2877  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Big Dro's Chicken n Waffles -  Category: Southern/Soul -  3606 Michigan Ave Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 206-2372

  2. Chao Cajun -  Cuisine: Southern/Soul -   4125 Cleveland Ave Ste 93 Fort Myers, FL 33901 (941) 939-4074

  3. Crooked Fork -  Cuisine: Barbecue, Cajun, Caribbean, Deli, Seafood, Soul, Southern, Spanish -   4085 Hancock Bridge Pky, North Fort Myers, FL 33903 (941) 656-5234

  4. Farmer's Market Restaurant -  Category: American, Southern/Soul -   52736 Edison Ave. Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 690-3287  - (reviews)

  5. Hook Fish & Chicken -  Category: Seafood, Southern/Soul, Fast Food -  3315 Dr Martin Luther King Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 332-4758

  6. Jonesez BBQ -  Category: Soul, BBQ -  3606 Michigan Avenue, Fort Myers, Florida 33916 (239) 226-6262  - (visit website)

  7. Lee Roy Selmon's -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   5056 Daniels Parkway Fort Myers, FL 33901 (239) 690-3287  - (reviews)

  8. Rib City Grill -  Category: Barbecue, American, Southern/Soul -  11400 Summerlin Square Dr. Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931 (239) 454-0454

  9. Utopia Soul Cafe -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   3069 Dr. MLK Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 334-2365  - (reviews)

  10. Veranda -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2122 2nd Street Fort Myers, FL 33901 (239) 332-2065  - (reviews)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Black Art In America Curates an Exhibition of 6 Members In Fort Myers, Florida

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CHURCHES



  1. Fellowship Church of God In Christ -  1931 Veronica S Shoemaker Blvd. Fort Myers, FL 33916-2264 (239) 479-6272

  2. Friendship Missionary Baptist Church -  2030 Palm Avenue Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 334-1557  - (visit website)

  3. Jerusalem Church Of God In Christ -  2405 Ben St. Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 334-7780

  4. Mt Olive African Methodist Episcopal Church -  2754 Orange St, Fort Myers, FL 33916 (239) 332-0305  - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Beat Club -  Category: NightClub - Hip-hop and Techno -   1528 Hendry St, Fort Myers, FL 33901   (239) 461-9300

  2. Buckingham Blues Bar -  Category: Jazz & Blues -   541 Buckingham Road Fort Myers, FL 33905 (239) 693-7111  - (reviews)

  3. The Indigo Room -  Category: Club -   2219 Main Street Fort Myers, FL   (239) 332-0014

Buckingham Blues Bar - Fort Myers, FL   Buckingham Blues Bar - Fort Myers, FL (video)
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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. 239 Acoustic Affairs   (June)  Location: Downtown Fort Myers

    Enjoy local jazz, singers, poets, musicians, entertainers and more.


  2. ArtFest Fort Myers   (February)  Venue: Edward's Drive Down Town   - (visit website)

    Southwest Florida's premier fine art festival.


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SCHOOLS

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