According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Gateway has an overall cost of living index of 119 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Florida, Gateway has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Florida's index of 99.
The standard of living in Gateway ranks as #4,747 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Gateway ranks as the #1,659 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.
|Living Expense||Gateway||Florida||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Florida, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.
Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Gateway|
|Cape Coral, FL||183,942||105||0.9x|
|Lehigh Acres, FL||123,378||95||0.8x|
|Fort Myers, FL||79,927||101||0.8x|
|Bonita Springs, FL||55,902||114||1.0x|
|North Fort Myers, FL||42,770||90||0.8x|
|San Carlos Park, FL||17,961||100||0.8x|
|Cypress Lake, FL||12,978||99||0.8x|