Miami Gardens, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
102
Miami Gardens's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
283 out of 459
In Florida
3,380 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 Miami Gardens is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Miami Gardens, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Miami Gardens has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Miami Gardens has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Miami Gardens ranks as #3,380 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Miami Gardens ranks as the #3,039 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Miami Gardens Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Miami Gardens Florida National Average
Overall 102 98 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 120 107 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 88 96 100
Transportation 106 102 100
Utilities 101 106 100
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Miami Gardens Cost of Living Vs. FL

Miami Gardens, 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.

$216,500
Median Home Value
$1,320
Median Rent
$46,760
Median Income
Statistic Miami Gardens Florida United States
Median Home Value $216,500 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,320 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $46,760 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.6x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.34x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Miami Gardens Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Miami Gardens Florida
Shampoo $1.11 $1.06
Movie $13.23 $10.68
Bowling $22.13 $14.67

Detailed Miami Gardens Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Miami Gardens Florida
Ground Beef $4.27 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.73 $1.39
Milk $3.16 $2.05

Detailed Miami Gardens Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Miami Gardens Florida
Haircut $14.37 $18.62
Beauty Salon $70.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.87 $2.34

Detailed Miami Gardens Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Miami Gardens Florida
Potatoes $3.86 $3.29
Pizza $9.1 $10.62
Beer $10.98 $9.38
Optometrist $105.63 $108.57
Doctor $111.06 $116.17
Dentist $107.78 $99.13

Detailed Miami Gardens Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Miami Gardens Florida
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $60.69 $50.07
All Electricity $162.18 $167.67
Phone $188.17 $175.64

Miami Gardens SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
4
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Miami Gardens

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Miami Gardens
Pembroke Pines, FL 171,979 113 1.1x
Weston, FL 70,965 137 1.3x
Tamiami, FL 55,757 116 1.1x
Kendale Lakes, FL 55,732 108 1.1x
Country Club, FL 50,436 105 1.0x
Coral Gables, FL 49,937 164 1.6x
North Miami Beach, FL 42,824 101 1.0x
Golden Glades, FL 33,843 101 1.0x
Miami Lakes, FL 31,021 125 1.2x
Coral Terrace, FL 25,529 117 1.1x

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