Jacksonville, FL Cost of Living

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Jacksonville cost of living score
Less expensive
4.3% lower
than the US average
7.2% lower
than the Florida average
Jacksonville, Florida gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 95.7, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 4.3% lower than the U.S. average and 7.2% lower than the average for Florida.

Jacksonville, FL

Housing costs in Jacksonville?
A typical home costs $280,200, which is 17.1% less expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 22.7% less expensive than the average Florida home, at $362,400. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Jacksonville costs $1,330 per month, which is 7.0% cheaper than the national average of $1,430 and 17.3% cheaper than the state average of $1,560.

Can I afford Jacksonville?
To live comfortably in Jacksonville, Florida, a minimum annual income of $53,640 for a family, and $45,200 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about Jacksonville?
Jacksonville, Florida boasts an impressively low cost of living combined with sunny weather year round. From affordable single-family homes and apartments to cheap groceries and transportation costs - this city offers everything you could want at an unbeatable price. Additionally, there are plenty of exciting attractions located nearby that can be enjoyed on any budget.
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I moved from a small town in Ohio around four years ago, I was 24 years old. Now, at 28, my outlook about living here has changed. I have came to the conclusion, that,  More

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I’ve lived in Jacksonville for 12+ years(but visited on and off much longer). There’s things I love and things I hate and just like any place there are pros and cons.  More

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We have been investigating Jax for a while. It looks like the Southside, Baymeadows and the further East you get is great. Any thoughts on moving to those areas, pretty  More

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