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Golden Gate, Florida
Location in Collier County and the state of Florida
Location in Collier County and the state of Florida
Country  United States of America
State  Florida
County Flag of Collier County, Florida.png Collier
 • Total 4.11 sq mi (10.65 km2)
 • Land 3.90 sq mi (10.11 km2)
 • Water 0.21 sq mi (0.53 km2)
10 ft (3 m)
 • Total 25,321
 • Density 6,484.25/sq mi (2,503.82/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 239
FIPS code 12-26300
GNIS feature ID 0283146

Golden Gate is a community and census-designated place (CDP) in Collier County, Florida, United States. Golden Gate's boundaries coincide with a 2 by 2 miles (3.2 by 3.2 km) square of significantly higher density development than surrounding areas. The population was 23,961 as recorded in the 2010 census. It is part of the NaplesMarco Island Metropolitan Statistical Area.


Golden Gate is located in western Collier County at 26°11′7″N 81°42′13″W / 26.18528°N 81.70361°W / 26.18528; -81.70361, 8 miles (13 km) northeast of Naples.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.1 square miles (10.6 km2), of which 3.9 square miles (10.1 km2) is land and 0.19 square miles (0.5 km2), or 5.08%, is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 25,321
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Golden Gate racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 4,513 17.82%
Black or African American (NH) 3,650 14.41%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 17 0.07%
Asian (NH) 136 0.54%
Pacific Islander (NH) 2 0.01%
Some Other Race (NH) 104 0.41%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 350 1.38%
Hispanic or Latino 16,549 65.36%
Total 25,321

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 25,321 people, 7,542 households, and 5,869 families residing in the CDP.

Public transportation

Golden Gate is served by Collier Area Transit's 3A, 3B, 4, and 10 routes.

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