Orchid cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexOrchidFloridaNational
Cost of living index25599100
IndexOrchidFloridaNational
Goods & Services index9999100
Groceries index103102100
Health care index9997100
Housing index60995100
Transportation index99100100
Utilities index128103100

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  • The cost of living in Orchid is 159% higher than the Florida average.
  • The cost of living in Orchid is 155% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Orchid is 509% higher than the national average.
  • Florida general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Florida state income tax is 100% lower than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$222,292$18,524$5,186$6,669
Renters$0$0$0$0

Florida Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Florida6%7.5%

Florida Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Florida0%0%

Goods & Services

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.67$15.565.7%
Beauty Salon $43.89$36.1121.5%
Toothpaste $2.86$2.4715.7%
Shampoo $0.97$0.960.9%
Movie $6.21$10.1338.6%
Bowling $4.42$4.746.7%

Groceries

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.48$3.9812.6%
Fried Chicken $1.30$1.417.6%
Milk $2.38$2.0615.2%
Potatoes $3.60$2.9820.7%
Pizza $8.99$9.475.1%
Beer $9.49$8.797.9%

Health Care

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $114.75$101.0413.6%
Doctor $87.53$107.4418.5%
Dentist $94.78$90.424.8%
Ibuprofen $10.69$9.2815.2%
Lipitor $418.04$426.502.0%

Housing

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
Home Price $1,070,100.00$175,700.00509.0%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $907.44$1,133.2319.9%
Apartment Rent $0.00$920.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.00$1.990.5%
Tire Balancing $43.32$45.765.3%

Utilities

ItemOrchidNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$208.89$163.8127.5%
Phone $36.82$28.3929.7%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Micco, FL8,55589-11%
Fellsmere, FL5,31289-11%
West Vero Corridor, FL7,17689-11%
Florida Ridge, FL18,05693-7%
Vero Beach South, FL23,34397-3%
Orchid, FL389255155%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Cruger, MS38972-28%
Westville, FL38979-21%
Pomona, MO38978-22%
Nichols, SC38990-10%
Stratton, NE38974-26%
Orchid, FL389255155%
Source: The Orchid, FL cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.