Rockledge, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
96
Rockledge's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
186 out of 459
In Florida
2,601 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 Rockledge is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Rockledge, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rockledge has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Rockledge has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Rockledge ranks as #2,601 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Rockledge ranks as the #3,818 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Rockledge Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Rockledge Florida National Average
Overall 96 98 100
Services 93 99 100
Groceries 103 107 100
Health 93 98 100
Housing 92 96 100
Transportation 97 102 100
Utilities 101 106 100
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Rockledge Cost of Living Vs. FL

Rockledge, 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.

$226,800
Median Home Value
$1,333
Median Rent
$70,028
Median Income
Statistic Rockledge Florida United States
Median Home Value $226,800 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,333 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $70,028 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Rockledge Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Rockledge Florida
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $10.55 $10.68
Bowling $14.36 $14.67

Detailed Rockledge Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Rockledge Florida
Ground Beef $4.46 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.27 $1.39
Milk $2.39 $2.05

Detailed Rockledge Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Rockledge Florida
Haircut $20.89 $18.62
Beauty Salon $54.17 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.89 $2.34

Detailed Rockledge Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Rockledge Florida
Potatoes $3.42 $3.29
Pizza $9.66 $10.62
Beer $9.23 $9.38
Optometrist $100.39 $108.57
Doctor $83.46 $116.17
Dentist $97.71 $99.13

Detailed Rockledge Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Rockledge Florida
Gasoline $2.1 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.25 $50.07
All Electricity $164.06 $167.67
Phone $187.87 $175.64

Rockledge SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Rockledge

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Rockledge
Melbourne, FL 82,281 93 1.0x
Titusville, FL 46,307 87 0.9x
Merritt Island, FL 33,975 100 1.0x
Port St. John, FL 23,940 87 0.9x
West Melbourne, FL 23,454 105 1.1x
Cocoa, FL 20,151 86 0.9x
Viera West, FL 14,204 113 1.2x
Viera East, FL 12,284 102 1.1x
Cocoa Beach, FL 11,663 110 1.1x
Satellite Beach, FL 11,000 113 1.2x

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