Lake Butler, FL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
Lake Butler's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
447 out of 459
In Florida
5,742 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 Lake Butler is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lake Butler, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lake Butler has an overall cost of living index of 146 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Lake Butler has a cost of living index that's 1.5x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Lake Butler ranks as #5,745 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Lake Butler ranks as the #673 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Lake Butler Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Lake Butler Florida National Average
Overall 146 98 100
Services 95 99 100
Groceries 103 107 100
Health 92 98 100
Housing 267 96 100
Transportation 97 102 100
Utilities 98 106 100
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Lake Butler Cost of Living Vs. FL

Lake Butler, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Lake Butler Florida United States
Median Home Value $663,800 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $2,094 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $130,815 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 5.1x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Lake Butler Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lake Butler Florida
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $10.55 $10.68
Bowling $14.36 $14.67

Detailed Lake Butler Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lake Butler Florida
Ground Beef $4.46 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.27 $1.39
Milk $2.39 $2.05

Detailed Lake Butler Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lake Butler Florida
Haircut $20.89 $18.62
Beauty Salon $54.17 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.89 $2.34

Detailed Lake Butler Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lake Butler Florida
Potatoes $3.42 $3.29
Pizza $9.66 $10.62
Beer $9.23 $9.38
Optometrist $100.39 $108.57
Doctor $83.46 $116.17
Dentist $97.71 $99.13

Detailed Lake Butler Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lake Butler Florida
Gasoline $2.1 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.25 $50.07
All Electricity $164.06 $167.67
Phone $187.87 $175.64

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