Wellington, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
125
Wellington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
425 out of 459
In Florida
5,043 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 Wellington is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wellington, FL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wellington has an overall cost of living index of 125 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Wellington has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than Florida's index of 98.

The standard of living in Wellington ranks as #5,045 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Wellington ranks as the #1,374 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Wellington Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Wellington Florida National Average
Overall 125 98 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 119 107 100
Health 104 98 100
Housing 172 96 100
Transportation 109 102 100
Utilities 97 106 100
For more reading on cost of living around Florida, check out:
Wellington Cost of Living Vs. FL

Wellington, 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.

$411,200
Median Home Value
$1,955
Median Rent
$90,924
Median Income
Statistic Wellington Florida United States
Median Home Value $411,200 $232,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,955 $1,218 $1,096
Median Income $90,924 $57,703 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.5x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Wellington Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Shampoo $1.07 $1.06
Movie $11.82 $10.68
Bowling $20.88 $14.67

Detailed Wellington Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Ground Beef $4.66 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.39
Milk $2.96 $2.05

Detailed Wellington Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Haircut $14.47 $18.62
Beauty Salon $65.03 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.04 $2.34

Detailed Wellington Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington 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 Wellington Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

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

Wellington SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wellington

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wellington
West Palm Beach, FL 111,006 107 0.9x
Boynton Beach, FL 78,060 102 0.8x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,979 122 1.0x
Greenacres, FL 41,242 98 0.8x
The Acreage, FL 39,863 115 0.9x
Royal Palm Beach, FL 39,615 112 0.9x
Palm Springs, FL 25,168 96 0.8x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,090 116 0.9x
Jupiter Farms, FL 13,045 126 1.0x
Lantana, FL 11,958 97 0.8x

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