Livability score comparison

MetricsSarasotaTampaSt. PetersburgOrlandoMiami
Livability80
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Low Cost of Living
  • High Graduation Rates
  • High Income per Capita
Sarasota Livability
80
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Low Cost of Living
  • High Income per Capita
  • High Graduation Rates
Tampa Livability
86
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Low Cost of Living
  • High Income per Capita
  • Lots of Local Amenities
St. Petersburg Livability
81
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Low Cost of Living
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Graduation Rates
Orlando Livability
81
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Low Crime Rates
  • Lots of Local Amenities
Miami Livability
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Amenities
  1. Amount of Amenities
A+
  1. Yes, there are lots of amenities close to
Sarasota Amenities
B-
  1. Yes, there are some amenities close to
Tampa Amenities
A+
  1. Yes, there are lots of amenities close to
St. Petersburg Amenities
A+
  1. Yes, there are lots of amenities close to
Orlando Amenities
A+
  1. Yes, there are lots of amenities close to
Miami Amenities
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Cost Of Living
  1. Cost of Living Index
  2. Goods & Services Index
  3. Grocery Index
  4. Healthcare Index
  5. Housing Index
  6. Transportation Index
  7. Utilities Index
A-
  1. 114
  2. 100
  3. 101
  4. 103
  5. 148
  6. 97
  7. 100
Sarasota Cost Of Living
A
  1. 107
  2. 93
  3. 100
  4. 92
  5. 134
  6. 100
  7. 99
Tampa Cost Of Living
A+
  1. 104
  2. 93
  3. 100
  4. 92
  5. 121
  6. 100
  7. 99
St. Petersburg Cost Of Living
A-
  1. 110
  2. 101
  3. 98
  4. 92
  5. 139
  6. 95
  7. 90
Orlando Cost Of Living
D+
  1. 124
  2. 106
  3. 104
  4. 96
  5. 170
  6. 103
  7. 103
Miami Cost Of Living
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Crime
  1. Violent Crime /100k
  2. Murder /100k
  3. Rape /100k
  4. Robbery /100k
  5. Assault /100k
  6. Property Crime /100k
  7. Burglary /100k
  8. Theft /100k
  9. Vehicle Theft /100k
  10. Total Crime /100k
F
  1. 659
  2. 13
  3. 45
  4. 135
  5. 466
  6. 3,144
  7. 417
  8. 2,396
  9. 330
  10. 3,803
Sarasota Crime
D
  1. 497
  2. 11
  3. 34
  4. 81
  5. 371
  6. 1,674
  7. 194
  8. 1,298
  9. 182
  10. 2,170
Tampa Crime
F
  1. 629
  2. 6
  3. 39
  4. 78
  5. 506
  6. 2,663
  7. 299
  8. 2,038
  9. 326
  10. 3,292
St. Petersburg Crime
F
  1. 836
  2. 10
  3. 73
  4. 137
  5. 616
  6. 4,028
  7. 450
  8. 3,174
  9. 405
  10. 4,864
Orlando Crime
C+
  1. 298
  2. n/a
  3. n/a
  4. n/a
  5. n/a
  6. 1,800
  7. n/a
  8. n/a
  9. n/a
  10. 2,097
Miami Crime
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Employment
  1. Income Per Capita
  2. Med. Household Income
  3. Med. Earnings Male
  4. Med. Earnings Female
  5. Unemployment Rate
B-
  1. $43,387
  2. $56,093
  3. $33,952
  4. $27,559
  5. 2%
Sarasota Employment
C
  1. $37,834
  2. $55,634
  3. $40,236
  4. $30,861
  5. 4%
Tampa Employment
B-
  1. $38,802
  2. $60,798
  3. $39,808
  4. $33,276
  5. 3%
St. Petersburg Employment
C
  1. $34,033
  2. $55,183
  3. $37,309
  4. $28,958
  5. 4%
Orlando Employment
C-
  1. $31,437
  2. $44,268
  3. $32,770
  4. $25,899
  5. 4%
Miami Employment
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Housing
  1. Median Home Price
  2. Median Rent Asked
  3. % Owner Occupied
  4. % Renter Occupied
  5. Avg. Household Size
A+
  1. $291,500
  2. $1,177
  3. 58%
  4. 42%
  5. 2.2
Sarasota Housing
A+
  1. $254,600
  2. $1,178
  3. 49%
  4. 51%
  5. 2.5
Tampa Housing
A+
  1. $222,900
  2. $1,168
  3. 62%
  4. 38%
  5. 2.3
St. Petersburg Housing
A+
  1. $262,500
  2. $1,253
  3. 37%
  4. 63%
  5. 2.5
Orlando Housing
B-
  1. $344,300
  2. $1,242
  3. 30%
  4. 70%
  5. 2.6
Miami Housing
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Schools
  1. No. Public Schools
  2. Students Per Teacher
  3. Avg. Test Scores
  4. Completed High School
  5. Completed Bachelors
B
  1. 42
  2. 14
  3. n/a
  4. 84.8%
  5. 34.0%
Sarasota Schools
C-
  1. 161
  2. 16
  3. n/a
  4. 82.9%
  5. 35.5%
Tampa Schools
B-
  1. 51
  2. 16
  3. n/a
  4. 85.3%
  5. 32.2%
St. Petersburg Schools
B-
  1. 151
  2. 17
  3. n/a
  4. 86.4%
  5. 35.0%
Orlando Schools
B
  1. 239
  2. 18
  3. n/a
  4. 71.8%
  5. 25.0%
Miami Schools
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User Ratings
  1. Average user rating
  2. Number of ratings
F
  1. 47%
  2. 39
Sarasota User rating
B-
  1. 68%
  2. 37
Tampa User rating
C-
  1. 61%
  2. 45
St. Petersburg User rating
C
  1. 63%
  2. 73
Orlando User rating
C-
  1. 62%
  2. 49
Miami User rating