Cortez is located close to the center of Florida. Cortez is part of Manatee County. Cortez has 2.26 square miles of land area and 2.84 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Cortez population is 4,241, which has shrunk 5.57% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.64% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Cortez median household income is $45,153 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 23.45% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 14.40% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Cortez median house value is $226,700 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 66.81% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 55.64% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Cortez is close to the state average in quality. The Cortez area code is 941.
Cortez, FL Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data