Royal Palm Beach, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
112
Royal Palm Beach's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
364 out of 459
In Florida
4,296 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 Royal Palm Beach is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Royal Palm Beach has an overall cost of living index of 112 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Royal Palm Beach has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Royal Palm Beach ranks as #4,298 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Royal Palm Beach ranks as the #2,121 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Royal Palm Beach Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Royal Palm Beach Florida National Average
Overall 112 98 100
Services 100 99 100
Groceries 115 107 100
Health 105 98 100
Housing 126 96 100
Transportation 112 102 100
Utilities 98 106 100
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Royal Palm Beach Cost of Living Vs. FL

Royal Palm 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.

$284,600
Median Home Value
$1,708
Median Rent
$83,636
Median Income
Statistic Royal Palm Beach Florida United States
Median Home Value $284,600 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,708 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $83,636 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.4x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Royal Palm Beach Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Royal Palm Beach Florida
Shampoo $1.07 $1.06
Movie $11.82 $10.68
Bowling $20.88 $14.67

Detailed Royal Palm Beach Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Royal Palm Beach Florida
Ground Beef $4.66 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.39
Milk $2.96 $2.05

Detailed Royal Palm Beach Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Royal Palm Beach Florida
Haircut $14.47 $18.62
Beauty Salon $65.03 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.04 $2.34

Detailed Royal Palm Beach Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Royal Palm Beach Florida
Potatoes $4.99 $3.29
Pizza $8.99 $10.62
Beer $10.84 $9.38
Optometrist $135.56 $108.57
Doctor $102.25 $116.17
Dentist $106.04 $99.13

Detailed Royal Palm Beach Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Royal Palm Beach Florida
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $63.76 $50.07
All Electricity $162.2 $167.67
Phone $188.17 $175.64

Royal Palm Beach SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Royal Palm Beach

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Royal Palm Beach
West Palm Beach, FL 111,006 107 1.0x
Boynton Beach, FL 78,060 102 0.9x
Jupiter, FL 65,139 123 1.1x
Wellington, FL 64,990 125 1.1x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,979 122 1.1x
Greenacres, FL 41,242 98 0.9x
The Acreage, FL 39,863 115 1.0x
Palm Springs, FL 25,168 96 0.9x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,090 116 1.0x
Jupiter Farms, FL 13,045 126 1.1x

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