Wellington, FL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
123
Wellington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
422 out of 458
In Florida
4,962 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 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 123 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Florida, Wellington has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Florida's index of 99.

The standard of living in Wellington ranks as #4,965 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Florida. By definition, that implies Wellington ranks as the #1,442 most expensive place in the Sunshine State.

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Wellington Cost Of Living Vs. Florida

Living Expense Wellington Florida National Average
Overall 123 99 100
Services 99 99 100
Groceries 106 105 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 173 96 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100
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.

$382,000
Median Home Value
$1,867
Median Rent
$92,586
Median Income
Statistic Wellington Florida United States
Median Home Value $382,000 $215,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,867 $1,175 $1,062
Median Income $92,586 $55,660 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.1x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.25x 0.2x

Detailed Wellington Services Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Shampoo $1.08 $1.01
Movie $13.05 $10.72
Bowling $20.57 $13.86

Detailed Wellington Groceries Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Ground Beef $3.49 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.28 $1.4
Milk $2.68 $1.96

Detailed Wellington Health Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Haircut $17.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $55.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.28 $2.32

Detailed Wellington Transportation Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Potatoes $3.99 $3.18
Pizza $9.62 $10.39
Beer $10.09 $9.23
Optometrist $121.67 $106.34
Doctor $98.0 $115.25
Dentist $101.4 $98.38

Detailed Wellington Utilities Costs Vs. Florida

Item Wellington Florida
Gasoline $2.51 $2.59
Tire Balancing $63.98 $48.9
All Electricity $158.03 $167.6
Phone $185.34 $163.42

Wellington SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wellington

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wellington
West Palm Beach, FL 109,767 104 0.8x
Boynton Beach, FL 76,832 101 0.8x
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 56,219 121 1.0x
Greenacres, FL 40,529 96 0.8x
The Acreage, FL 40,177 114 0.9x
Royal Palm Beach, FL 38,962 109 0.9x
Palm Springs, FL 24,843 92 0.7x
North Palm Beach, FL 13,029 112 0.9x
Jupiter Farms, FL 12,750 126 1.0x
Lantana, FL 11,695 97 0.8x

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