Sarasota Springs, FL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
101
Sarasota Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
268 out of 459
In Florida
3,263 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 Sarasota Springs is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sarasota Springs, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Sarasota Springs has an overall cost of living index of 101 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Sarasota Springs has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Sarasota Springs ranks as #3,263 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Sarasota Springs ranks as the #3,156 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Sarasota Springs Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Sarasota Springs Florida National Average
Overall 101 98 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 108 107 100
Health 101 98 100
Housing 98 96 100
Transportation 107 102 100
Utilities 89 106 100
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Sarasota Springs Cost of Living Vs. FL

Sarasota Springs, 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.

$224,300
Median Home Value
$1,515
Median Rent
$73,639
Median Income
Statistic Sarasota Springs Florida United States
Median Home Value $224,300 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,515 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $73,639 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.0x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Sarasota Springs Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sarasota Springs Florida
Shampoo $1.02 $1.06
Movie $8.1 $10.68
Bowling $20.08 $14.67

Detailed Sarasota Springs Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sarasota Springs Florida
Ground Beef $3.85 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.11 $1.39
Milk $2.49 $2.05

Detailed Sarasota Springs Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sarasota Springs Florida
Haircut $23.81 $18.62
Beauty Salon $51.15 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.87 $2.34

Detailed Sarasota Springs Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sarasota Springs Florida
Potatoes $5.11 $3.29
Pizza $10.51 $10.62
Beer $9.67 $9.38
Optometrist $115.19 $108.57
Doctor $114.5 $116.17
Dentist $102.32 $99.13

Detailed Sarasota Springs Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sarasota Springs Florida
Gasoline $2.1 $2.22
Tire Balancing $67.21 $50.07
All Electricity $130.57 $167.67
Phone $188.41 $175.64

Sarasota Springs SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sarasota Springs

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sarasota Springs
Sarasota, FL 57,787 103 1.0x
Bradenton, FL 57,346 95 0.9x
South Bradenton, FL 24,885 84 0.8x
Venice, FL 23,572 107 1.1x
Bayshore Gardens, FL 20,380 87 0.9x
South Venice, FL 16,555 101 1.0x
Fruitville, FL 14,178 105 1.0x
Palmetto, FL 13,678 95 0.9x
Bee Ridge, FL 10,283 110 1.1x
Southgate, FL 6,617 102 1.0x

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