Lighthouse Point, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
130
Lighthouse Point's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
437 out of 459
In Florida
5,259 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 Lighthouse Point is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lighthouse Point, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lighthouse Point has an overall cost of living index of 130 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Lighthouse Point has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Lighthouse Point ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Lighthouse Point ranks as the #1,158 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Lighthouse Point Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Lighthouse Point Florida National Average
Overall 130 98 100
Services 98 99 100
Groceries 118 107 100
Health 102 98 100
Housing 195 96 100
Transportation 111 102 100
Utilities 99 106 100
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Lighthouse Point Cost of Living Vs. FL

Lighthouse Point, 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.

$505,200
Median Home Value
$1,459
Median Rent
$76,001
Median Income
Statistic Lighthouse Point Florida United States
Median Home Value $505,200 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,459 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $76,001 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 6.6x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Lighthouse Point Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Shampoo $1.07 $1.06
Movie $11.82 $10.68
Bowling $20.88 $14.67

Detailed Lighthouse Point Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Ground Beef $4.66 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.39
Milk $2.96 $2.05

Detailed Lighthouse Point Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Haircut $14.47 $18.62
Beauty Salon $65.03 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.04 $2.34

Detailed Lighthouse Point Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Potatoes $4.99 $3.29
Pizza $8.99 $10.62
Beer $10.84 $9.38
Optometrist $135.56 $108.57
Doctor $102.25 $116.17
Dentist $106.04 $99.13

Detailed Lighthouse Point Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $63.76 $50.07
All Electricity $162.2 $167.67
Phone $188.17 $175.64

Lighthouse Point SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lighthouse Point

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lighthouse Point
Coral Springs, FL 133,370 121 0.9x
Pompano Beach, FL 111,202 100 0.8x
Davie, FL 105,594 111 0.9x
Boca Raton, FL 98,776 128 1.0x
Sunrise, FL 94,657 102 0.8x
Deerfield Beach, FL 80,822 97 0.7x
Coconut Creek, FL 60,935 103 0.8x
Margate, FL 58,465 98 0.8x
Oakland Park, FL 44,950 104 0.8x
North Lauderdale, FL 44,189 96 0.7x

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