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Cost of Living

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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Panama City, Florida is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Panama City, Florida is more expensive.

Overall, Panama City, Florida cost of living is 86.00.

  COST OF LIVINGPanama City, FloridaUnited States
  Overall  86100
  Grocery  104.1100
  Health  100100
  Housing  54100
  Utilities  96100
  Transportation  105100
  Miscellaneous  98100
re: Living here - 1/8/2013
I have to agree with you, I would not suggest/advise anyone to move to Panama City, Florida. Housing is costly and does not measure up to its cost in most areas... (read more)
Living here
I've lived in Panama City/Panama City Beach area since 1988, back in the day in my younger years this was a beautiful place to live and you could make it by with an ok... (read more)
This is a different Florida. This area they call South Alabama or the Red Neck Riviera. Very kick back and a long beautiful beach.... (read more)
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re: Lived here for two months, looking to move aga
I moved to Panama city area, in Nov 1992 from the west Coast ( biggest mistake ever ) bought a business in a crime ridden back water town a few miles outside Panama... (read more)
This was the worst mistake I've made
I moved here from Fort Myers, FL. The cost of living (utilities, food, amenities, and housing) are higher and the pay (on average) is lower. What happens then? This... (read more)
Horrible, horrible
The worst city I ever lived in. The people are friendly, but the education system stinks. The whole city reeks of the paper mill. There is absolutely nothing to do, so... (read more)
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