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Lely Resort, 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 Collier
 • Total 5.31 sq mi (13.75 km2)
 • Land 4.99 sq mi (12.92 km2)
 • Water 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
7 ft (2 m)
 • Total 7,619
 • Density 1,527.16/sq mi (589.68/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 12-40037
GNIS feature ID 1853266

Lely Resort is a census-designated place (CDP) in Collier County, Florida, United States. The population was 4,646 at the 2010 census, up from 1,426 in 2000. It is part of the NaplesMarco Island Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2017, the population is 4,646.


Lely Resort is located in western Collier County at 26°4′52″N 81°42′3″W / 26.08111°N 81.70083°W / 26.08111; -81.70083 (26.081014, -81.700776). It is bordered to the southwest by U.S. Route 41, to the west by Naples Manor, to the northwest by Lely, and to the east by Verona Walk. Downtown Naples is 7 miles (11 km) to the northwest.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Lely Resort CDP has a total area of 5.3 square miles (13.7 km2), of which 4.9 square miles (12.8 km2) is land and 0.35 square miles (0.9 km2), or 6.21%, is water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 7,619
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Lely Resort racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 5,380 70.61%
Black or African American (NH) 821 10.78%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 6 0.08%
Asian (NH) 97 1.27%
Some Other Race (NH) 20 0.26%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 141 1.85%
Hispanic or Latino 1,154 15.15%
Total 7,619

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 7,619 people, 2,993 households, and 1,754 families residing in the CDP.

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