Hobe Sound, FL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
95
Hobe Sound's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
164 out of 459
In Florida
2,449 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Hobe Sound is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hobe Sound, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hobe Sound has an overall cost of living index of 95 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Hobe Sound has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Hobe Sound ranks as #2,449 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Hobe Sound ranks as the #3,969 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Hobe Sound Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Hobe Sound Florida National Average
Overall 95 98 100
Services 100 99 100
Groceries 103 107 100
Health 109 98 100
Housing 82 96 100
Transportation 101 102 100
Utilities 116 106 100
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Hobe Sound Cost of Living Vs. FL

Hobe Sound, FL Housing Cost Breakdown

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.

$223,200
Median Home Value
$1,046
Median Rent
$54,701
Median Income
Statistic Hobe Sound Florida United States
Median Home Value $223,200 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,046 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $54,701 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.1x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Hobe Sound Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Hobe Sound Florida
Shampoo $0.98 $1.06
Movie $6.43 $10.68
Bowling $17.55 $14.67

Detailed Hobe Sound Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Hobe Sound Florida
Ground Beef $4.79 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.63 $1.39
Milk $2.71 $2.05

Detailed Hobe Sound Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Hobe Sound Florida
Haircut $15.28 $18.62
Beauty Salon $45.42 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.51 $2.34

Detailed Hobe Sound Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Hobe Sound Florida
Potatoes $3.94 $3.29
Pizza $9.99 $10.62
Beer $10.23 $9.38
Optometrist $157.83 $108.57
Doctor $126.5 $116.17
Dentist $108.78 $99.13

Detailed Hobe Sound Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Hobe Sound Florida
Gasoline $2.19 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.86 $50.07
All Electricity $208.89 $167.67
Phone $188.17 $175.64

Hobe Sound SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hobe Sound

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hobe Sound
Jupiter, FL 65,139 123 1.3x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,979 122 1.3x
Stuart, FL 16,279 93 1.0x
Jensen Beach, FL 13,592 103 1.1x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,090 116 1.2x
Jupiter Farms, FL 13,045 126 1.3x
Port Salerno, FL 12,070 104 1.1x
Tequesta, FL 6,102 121 1.3x

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