Lighthouse Point, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
130
Lighthouse Point's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
437 out of 458
In Florida
5,257 out of 6,399
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 99.

The standard of living in Lighthouse Point ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Lighthouse Point ranks as the #1,146 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 99 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 195 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100
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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.

$538,700
Median Home Value
$1,435
Median Rent
$81,445
Median Income
Statistic Lighthouse Point Florida United States
Median Home Value $538,700 $215,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,435 $1,175 $1,062
Median Income $81,445 $55,660 $62,843
Home Value To Income 6.6x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Lighthouse Point Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Shampoo $1.08 $1.01
Movie $13.05 $10.72
Bowling $20.57 $13.86

Detailed Lighthouse Point Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Ground Beef $3.49 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.28 $1.4
Milk $2.68 $1.96

Detailed Lighthouse Point Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Haircut $17.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $55.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.28 $2.32

Detailed Lighthouse Point Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Potatoes $3.99 $3.18
Pizza $9.62 $10.39
Beer $10.09 $9.23
Optometrist $121.67 $106.34
Doctor $98.0 $115.25
Dentist $101.4 $98.38

Detailed Lighthouse Point Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Lighthouse Point Florida
Gasoline $2.51 $2.59
Tire Balancing $63.98 $48.9
All Electricity $158.03 $167.6
Phone $185.34 $163.42

Lighthouse Point SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lighthouse Point

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lighthouse Point
Coral Springs, FL 132,568 117 0.9x
Pompano Beach, FL 110,062 100 0.8x
Davie, FL 104,399 109 0.8x
Boca Raton, FL 97,468 129 1.0x
Sunrise, FL 94,060 101 0.8x
Deerfield Beach, FL 80,312 96 0.7x
Coconut Creek, FL 60,490 101 0.8x
Margate, FL 58,023 98 0.8x
Oakland Park, FL 44,699 100 0.8x
North Lauderdale, FL 44,020 96 0.7x

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