LIVING IN LEE COUNTY


Proudly serving the people and businesses of Lee County, Florida, the Tax Collector’s Office has six locations throughout Southwest Florida. With a population of over 600,000 citizens, Lee County consist of several areas, including Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres, Bonita Springs and Fort Myers Beach, with Tax Collector locations serving each of these areas.

In addition to retirees, many young families have relocated to Lee County for the beautiful climate, proximity to the beaches and the laidback lifestyle.  Housing choices in the area are limitless and consist of varied lifestyles at different price ranges from single-family homes and communities to splendid waterfront homes and high-rise condominiums as well as upscale gated communities.

The School District of Lee County is one of the largest, fully-accredited school districts in the nation, and is proudly the home of several A+ schools. There are many elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and charter schools to choose from in addition to career/technical centers. Additionally, there are several respected educational institutions for higher education including Florida Gulf Coast University and Florida Southwestern State College.

Lee County is known for some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and the beautiful sunny weather we have year round is the perfect conditions for boating and fishing enthusiasts. A variety of outdoor activities can be enjoyed, including major league baseball spring training.

Lee County Parks and Recreation also offers a variety of recreational parks – including a skate park, Community Centers, Dog Parks, Swimming Pools and Preserves. Lee County also offers an array of diverse attractions and activities and is famous for the Thomas Edison and Henry Ford Winter Estates.