Palm Beach Gardens, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
121
Palm Beach Gardens's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
414 out of 458
In Florida
4,865 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 Palm Beach Gardens is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Palm Beach Gardens, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Palm Beach Gardens has an overall cost of living index of 121 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Palm Beach Gardens has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Florida's index of 99.

The standard of living in Palm Beach Gardens ranks as #4,868 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Palm Beach Gardens ranks as the #1,539 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

Palm Beach Gardens Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Palm Beach Gardens Florida National Average
Overall 121 99 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 167 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100
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Palm Beach Gardens Cost of Living Vs. FL

Palm Beach 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.

$378,500
Median Home Value
$1,706
Median Rent
$87,969
Median Income
Statistic Palm Beach Gardens Florida United States
Median Home Value $378,500 $215,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,706 $1,175 $1,062
Median Income $87,969 $55,660 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.3x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Palm Beach Gardens Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Palm Beach Gardens Florida
Shampoo $1.08 $1.01
Movie $13.05 $10.72
Bowling $20.57 $13.86

Detailed Palm Beach Gardens Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Palm Beach Gardens Florida
Ground Beef $3.49 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.28 $1.4
Milk $2.68 $1.96

Detailed Palm Beach Gardens Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Palm Beach Gardens Florida
Haircut $17.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $55.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.28 $2.32

Detailed Palm Beach Gardens Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Palm Beach Gardens 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 Palm Beach Gardens Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Palm Beach Gardens Florida
Gasoline $2.51 $2.59
Tire Balancing $63.98 $48.9
All Electricity $158.03 $167.6
Phone $185.34 $163.42

Palm Beach Gardens SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Palm Beach Gardens

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Palm Beach Gardens
West Palm Beach, FL 109,767 104 0.9x
Jupiter, FL 64,565 122 1.0x
Wellington, FL 64,396 123 1.0x
Greenacres, FL 40,529 96 0.8x
The Acreage, FL 40,177 114 0.9x
Royal Palm Beach, FL 38,962 109 0.9x
Riviera Beach, FL 34,702 98 0.8x
Palm Springs, FL 24,843 92 0.8x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,029 112 0.9x
Jupiter Farms, FL 12,750 126 1.0x

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