Crystal River, Florida 

2 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and MapsHomes For Sale

Population

3,235

-6.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Median Income

$35,901

Median Home Price

$216,100

Median Age

54.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

2.9 / 8.9

summer / winter


Download our City ReportsDownload our City Reports

Best Places to Live in Crystal River, Florida

Small town - On the west coast of Florida, 70 miles north of Tampa. April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Crystal River, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: Florida
County: Citrus County
Metro Area: Homosassa Springs Metro Area
City: Crystal River
Zip Codes: 34428 34429
Cost of Living: -11.7% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 3 ft above sea level

New! Data for all 32,900 zip codes in one easy-to-use Excel file

Crystal River, Fl Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Low crime
Mild winters
Affordability
Cons
Humid
Few cultural resources
Hot summers

What Bert Has To Say About Homosassa Springs Metro Area

The Homosassa Springs, FL metro area is located on the west coast of Florida, 70 miles north of Tampa. Homosassa Springs is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Citrus county.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Crystal River is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Crystal River jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Crystal River's cost of living is 11.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Crystal River's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and March are the most pleasant months in Crystal River, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Citrus county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.0% to 29.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Crystal River's population is 3,235 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 6.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Crystal River is Real Estate: $216,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.4%.

SCHOOLS
Crystal River public schools spend $9,779 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Crystal River. More Education



Best Places to Live in Crystal River Rankings

See Places Rated and Ranked Click Here


Housing Market in Crystal River

It's a good time to buy in Crystal River. Home Appreciation is up 22.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Crystal River is $216,100.
Real Estate: See Homes

Reviews for Crystal River   2 Reviews
Don't move here if you have kids - 10/21/2011
I really wish we'd moved elsewhere. Crystal River is great for outdoorsy retirees but we're having a really hard time finding satisfactory educational quality for our... Read More

Start Your Review of Crystal River


Area Recreation - 1/16/2007
what an amazing place they call this area the nature coast of florida and it doen't dissappoint. if you enjoy anything outdoors this area has it to... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Crystal River, Florida to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time. You can also use our New Interactive Map to explore places.Crystal_River,Florida Map
ZIP CODES IN CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA
34428 34429

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

Try Now
Join BestPlaces