Starke, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
89
Starke's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
91 out of 458
In Florida
1,523 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Starke is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Starke, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Starke has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Starke has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Florida's index of 99.

The standard of living in Starke ranks as #1,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Starke ranks as the #4,883 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Starke Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Starke Florida National Average
Overall 89 99 100
Services 95 99 100
Groceries 104 105 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 59 96 100
Transportation 104 98 100
Utilities 119 102 100
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Starke Cost of Living Vs. FL

Starke, 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.

$97,900
Median Home Value
$863
Median Rent
$32,177
Median Income
Statistic Starke Florida United States
Median Home Value $97,900 $215,300 $217,500
Median Rent $863 $1,175 $1,062
Median Income $32,177 $55,660 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.0x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.32x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Starke Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Starke Florida
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $11.3 $10.72
Bowling $4.85 $13.86

Detailed Starke Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Starke Florida
Ground Beef $4.17 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.14 $1.4
Milk $2.42 $1.96

Detailed Starke Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Starke Florida
Haircut $14.98 $17.49
Beauty Salon $38.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.55 $2.32

Detailed Starke Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Starke Florida
Potatoes $3.89 $3.18
Pizza $8.0 $10.39
Beer $8.41 $9.23
Optometrist $67.62 $106.34
Doctor $110.39 $115.25
Dentist $94.68 $98.38

Detailed Starke Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Starke Florida
Gasoline $2.32 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.29 $48.9
All Electricity $170.08 $167.6
Phone $39.8 $163.42

Starke SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Starke

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Starke
Jacksonville, FL 890,467 90 1.0x
Gainesville, FL 132,127 95 1.1x
Fruit Cove, FL 31,314 114 1.3x
Lakeside, FL 30,458 91 1.0x
Fleming Island, FL 28,676 105 1.2x
Oakleaf Plantation, FL 28,237 100 1.1x
Jacksonville Beach, FL 23,399 108 1.2x
Palm Valley, FL 21,292 123 1.4x
Bellair-Meadowbrook Terrace, FL 14,800 86 1.0x
Middleburg, FL 14,111 87 1.0x

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