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Overall 22%
Goods & Services 5%
Housing 78%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from C2ER in January, 2020; this is the most current data available.
The cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. For example, if the cost of living is 90, then it is 10% lower than average. If the cost of living is 110, then it is 10% higher than average. The breakdown for each index is as follows: goods & services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). If the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
IndexPalma CeiaTampaFlorida
Cost of living1229799
Goods & Services959599
Groceries104104105
Health care103103100
Housing1789696
Transportation999998
Utilities9090102

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Palma Ceia is 23% higher than the Tampa average
  • The cost of living in Palma Ceia is 22% higher than the national average
  • Palma Ceia housing is 78% 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)
      Household$112,029$9,336$2,614$3,361

      Florida Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Florida6%7.5%

      Florida Income Tax

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      Florida0%0%

      Goods & Services

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $14.30$17.4918.2%
      Beauty Salon $36.87$38.173.4%
      Toothpaste $3.16$2.3236.2%
      Shampoo $1.01$1.010.2%
      Movie $12.08$10.7212.6%
      Bowling $18.00$13.8629.9%

      Groceries

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.93$3.9026.4%
      Fried Chicken $1.79$1.4028.2%
      Milk $2.63$1.9634.0%
      Potatoes $3.79$3.1819.1%
      Pizza $9.99$10.393.9%
      Beer $9.39$9.231.7%

      Health Care

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $82.00$106.3422.9%
      Doctor $114.00$115.251.1%
      Dentist $113.30$98.3815.2%
      Ibuprofen $10.49$9.2613.3%
      Lipitor $425.48$466.478.8%

      Housing

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $172,100.00$184,700.006.8%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $897.78$1,273.3229.5%
      Apartment Rent $983.00$949.003.6%

      Transportation

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.51$2.593.3%
      Tire Balancing $52.46$48.907.3%

      Utilities

      ItemTampaNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$134.94$167.6019.5%
      Phone $186.69$163.4214.2%
      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.
      Lealman, FL20,70484-16%
      West Lealman, FL16,23585-15%
      University, FL43,87185-15%
      East Lake-Orient Park, FL26,16087-13%
      Mango, FL11,91687-13%
      Tampa, FL361,47797-3%

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      City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Bakersfield, CA367,55511616%
      Aurora, CO351,1311055%
      Honolulu, HI349,59718181%
      Anaheim, CA346,77614343%
      New Orleans, LA382,9221000%
      Tampa, FL361,47797-3%
      Source: The Palma Ceia, Tampa, FL cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.