Welcome to Estero

An Epitome of Upscale Living Featuring Sun-Kissed Shores and Elegant Comforts
Step into the world of Estero, a sanctuary of affluence and charm where sophistication meets natural beauty. Located in Southwest Florida, Estero blends the finest aspects of suburban tranquility and cosmopolitan allure, nestled between the vivacious cities of Naples and Fort Myers. While the locale offers the accessibility and amenities of an urban lifestyle, it maintains a quintessentially residential ambiance. Bask in the glorious climate — sunshine is abundant and winters are mild, ideal for those who wish to evade the chilly grasp of northern winters.

What to Love

  • Enviable Proximity: Ideally situated near Gulf of Mexico beaches and key Floridian cities.
  • Glorious Climate: Year-round sunshine and mild winters make outdoor activities a constant.
  • Nature's Playground: Beaches, waterways, and preserves for boating, fishing, and more.
  • Golf Haven: Diverse and meticulously maintained golf courses for every skill level.
  • Upscale Indulgences: Refined shopping and entertainment experiences abound.

Local Lifestyle

Estero is a place where opulence and culture coalesce, offering a wide variety of premium shopping and entertainment experiences. Here, leisure is as elegant as it is varied, accommodating the most discerning of tastes. You'll find yourself engrossed in a lifestyle that values the finest experiences, whether it's a day of shopping for designer brands or an evening at a high-end theater.

Dining and Entertainment

For those who have an appetite for luxury, Estero's dining scene is a veritable feast of sumptuousness. Divieto Ristorante offers a refined atmosphere that epitomizes Italian elegance. For the meat connoisseurs, Ruth's Chris Steak House serves as the pinnacle of steakhouse culture. South Fork Grille adds to the community’s culinary canvas with its flair for American cuisine. In a more casual tone, though no less compelling, The Shrimp Shack and Felipe's Mexican Taqueria provide unique but equally enriching dining experiences. Don't forget Ford’s Garage, an establishment that harmoniously blends vintage Americana with modern flair.

Things to Do

Art and culture thrive in Estero, as evidenced by events such as the Estero Fine Art Show. This event, usually taking place in the colder months, serves as a meeting point for artists and art connoisseurs. Here, a multitude of mediums — ranging from sculptures to photography — are showcased, offering attendees a chance to immerse themselves in artistic excellence.
On the musical front, the Estero Concert Series steals the spotlight. These performances span a variety of genres, from the timeless classics of Beethoven to the soulful rhythms of contemporary jazz. Such events serve as communal focal points, offering residents the chance to partake in high-quality live music in an inviting setting.


  • Estero High School: Comprehensive academic and extracurricular programs in a public setting.
  • Three Oaks Middle School: Offers diverse educational opportunities for middle schoolers.
  • Pinewoods Elementary School: Focused on foundational learning in early grades.
  • Estero United Methodist Preschool: Private preschool offering quality early childhood education.
  • Grace Community School: A private Christian institution offering preschool through middle school education.
  • Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU): This noteworthy university provides diverse educational programs.
  • Bonita Springs Charter School: Serves students from Estero and Bonita Springs with a variety of options.
  • Collier County Public Schools: Some areas of Estero fall under this district, offering additional educational choices.
From the unparalleled natural beauty to the fine cuisine and luxurious lifestyle, Estero proves itself as a destination for those who seek the finer things in life.

Overview for Estero, FL

36,187 people live in Estero, where the median age is 65.4 and the average individual income is $61,889. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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65.4 years

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Around Estero, FL

There's plenty to do around Estero, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Edible Arrangements, We Rock the Spectrum Kid's Gym - Fort Myers, and Just Livin the Dream Charters.

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Dining · $$ 4.93 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.84 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.71 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.23 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.59 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.8 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Estero, FL

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The following schools are within or nearby Estero. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Pinewoods Elementary School
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