Sebastian, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
97
Sebastian's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
203 out of 459
In Florida
2,747 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 Sebastian is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sebastian, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Sebastian has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Sebastian ranks as #2,747 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Sebastian ranks as the #3,672 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Sebastian Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Sebastian Florida National Average
Overall 97 98 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 100 107 100
Health 111 98 100
Housing 85 96 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 116 106 100
For more reading on cost of living around Florida, check out:
Sebastian Cost of Living Vs. FL

Sebastian, 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.

$200,700
Median Home Value
$1,156
Median Rent
$54,986
Median Income
Statistic Sebastian Florida United States
Median Home Value $200,700 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,156 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $54,986 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.7x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Sebastian Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sebastian Florida
Shampoo $0.98 $1.06
Movie $6.43 $10.68
Bowling $17.55 $14.67

Detailed Sebastian Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sebastian Florida
Ground Beef $4.79 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.63 $1.39
Milk $2.71 $2.05

Detailed Sebastian Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sebastian Florida
Haircut $15.28 $18.62
Beauty Salon $45.42 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.51 $2.34

Detailed Sebastian Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sebastian Florida
Potatoes $3.94 $3.29
Pizza $9.99 $10.62
Beer $10.23 $9.38
Optometrist $157.83 $108.57
Doctor $126.5 $116.17
Dentist $108.78 $99.13

Detailed Sebastian Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Sebastian Florida
Gasoline $2.19 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.86 $50.07
All Electricity $208.89 $167.67
Phone $188.17 $175.64

Sebastian SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sebastian

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sebastian
Palm Bay, FL 113,751 95 1.0x
Vero Beach South, FL 28,676 95 1.0x
Florida Ridge, FL 21,081 93 1.0x
Vero Beach, FL 17,163 106 1.1x
Lakewood Park, FL 14,227 89 0.9x
Micco, FL 8,990 89 0.9x
Fellsmere, FL 5,692 90 0.9x

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