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.
|Living Expense||Hobe Sound||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. Hobe Sound|
|Palm Beach Gardens, FL||56,979||122||1.3x|
|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|