Floral Park, NY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Floral Park's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Floral Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Floral Park, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Floral Park has an overall cost of living index of 162 which is 1.6x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New York, Floral Park has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than New York's index of 117.

The standard of living in Floral Park ranks as #6031 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in New York. By definition, that implies Floral Park ranks as the #375 most expensive place in the Empire State.

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Floral Park Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Floral Park New York National Average
Overall 162 117 100
Services 136 108 100
Groceries 142 108 100
Health 110 101 100
Housing 235 145 100
Transportation 128 102 100
Utilities 111 97 100
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Floral Park, NY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New York, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Floral Park New York United States
Median Home Value $568,800 $302,200 $204,900
Median Rent $1,672 $1,240 $1,023
Median Income $114,674 $65,323 $60,293
Home Value To Income 5.0x 4.6x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.23x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Floral Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Floral Park
Levittown, NY 51,539 143 0.9x
Elmont, NY 36,028 149 0.9x
Franklin Square, NY 32,329 155 1.0x
Plainview, NY 25,902 157 1.0x
Massapequa, NY 21,861 166 1.0x
Merrick, NY 19,966 174 1.1x
Syosset, NY 19,559 178 1.1x
Woodmere, NY 17,467 176 1.1x
Massapequa Park, NY 17,120 156 1.0x
North New Hyde Park, NY 15,726 173 1.1x

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