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

Sarasota, Florida cost of living is 114.10.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGSarasota, FloridaUnited States
  Overall  114100
  Grocery  104.1100
  Health  110100
  Housing  141100
  Utilities  97100
  Transportation  100100
  Miscellaneous  99100

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Sarasota best place to retire..??

I grew up in the 50’s in Sarasota. I raised my family there. My two grown kidos are still there. My one son and two grandsons who live in N.J visit twice a yeast. Yes... (Read More)



Sarasota The Hidden Gem

Sarasota is in the Gulf of Mexico coast, about 68 miles south of Tampa. It is a beautiful small city that has everything, from culture, performing arts, world class... (Read More)



Do Not Recommend

I have lived here since 2009. Sarasota is the most undesirable place I have ever lived. I have lived all over the United States. Why? 1-The rudest people I have ever... (Read More)



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