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.
|Living Expense||Rockledge||Florida||National Average|
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.
|Median Home Value||$226,800||$232,000||$229,800|
|Home Value To Income||3.2x||4.0x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.23x||0.25x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Rockledge|
|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|
|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|