Riviera Beach, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
98
Riviera Beach's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
238 out of 458
In Florida
2,952 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 Riviera Beach is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Riviera Beach, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Riviera Beach has an overall cost of living index of 98 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Riviera Beach has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Florida's index of 99.

The standard of living in Riviera Beach ranks as #2,953 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Riviera Beach ranks as the #3,453 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Riviera Beach Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Riviera Beach Florida National Average
Overall 98 99 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 89 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100
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Riviera Beach Cost of Living Vs. FL

Riviera Beach, 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.

$189,500
Median Home Value
$1,177
Median Rent
$47,193
Median Income
Statistic Riviera Beach Florida United States
Median Home Value $189,500 $215,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,177 $1,175 $1,062
Median Income $47,193 $55,660 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.0x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.3x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Riviera Beach Services Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Riviera Beach Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Riviera Beach Health Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Riviera Beach Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Riviera Beach 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 Riviera Beach Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

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

Riviera Beach SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Riviera Beach

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Riviera Beach
West Palm Beach, FL 109,767 104 1.1x
Boynton Beach, FL 76,832 101 1.0x
Jupiter, FL 64,565 122 1.2x
Wellington, FL 64,396 123 1.3x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,219 121 1.2x
Greenacres, FL 40,529 96 1.0x
The Acreage, FL 40,177 114 1.2x
Royal Palm Beach, FL 38,962 109 1.1x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,029 112 1.1x
Jupiter Farms, FL 12,750 126 1.3x

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