Tequesta, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
121
Tequesta's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
407 out of 459
In Florida
4,857 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 Tequesta is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tequesta, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tequesta has an overall cost of living index of 121 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Tequesta has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Tequesta ranks as #4,859 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Tequesta ranks as the #1,560 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Tequesta Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Tequesta Florida National Average
Overall 121 98 100
Services 98 99 100
Groceries 100 107 100
Health 112 98 100
Housing 160 96 100
Transportation 101 102 100
Utilities 113 106 100
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Tequesta Cost of Living Vs. FL

Tequesta, 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.

$417,800
Median Home Value
$1,725
Median Rent
$76,556
Median Income
Statistic Tequesta Florida United States
Median Home Value $417,800 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,725 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $76,556 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 5.5x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Tequesta Services Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Tequesta Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Tequesta Health Costs Vs. Florida

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

Detailed Tequesta Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Tequesta 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 Tequesta Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

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

Tequesta SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
6
Safety
9.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tequesta

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tequesta
West Palm Beach, FL 111,006 107 0.9x
Jupiter, FL 65,139 123 1.0x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,979 122 1.0x
The Acreage, FL 39,863 115 1.0x
Royal Palm Beach, FL 39,615 112 0.9x
Riviera Beach, FL 35,025 97 0.8x
Stuart, FL 16,279 93 0.8x
Hobe Sound, FL 14,764 95 0.8x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,090 116 1.0x
Jupiter Farms, FL 13,045 126 1.0x

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