Best Places to Live in Florida

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What you need to know about Florida

The Sunshine State has a low cost of living and major industries like tourism, construction, banking, healthcare, aerospace and defense. With its state capital of Tallahassee and largest city Jacksonville, other best places to live in Florida include Orlando, Coral Gables, Tampa, Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Florida borders both the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, and there are many recreational attractions – including DisneyWorld, Cape Canaveral, the Everglades, South Beach and the Florida Keys.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.
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Disney World, Miami-Dade Schools lead the way

Population

19,361,792
Up by 6%
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Housing

Homes Owned 66%
66% Complete
Homes Rented 34%
34% Complete

Median Home Price

$156,200
Higher than the national average
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The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

Florida Affordable Cities
The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

Florida Affordable Cities
The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

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Florida Affordable Cities
The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.
Florida Affordable Cities
The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.
Florida Affordable Cities
The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

Median Household Income

$47,212
Lower than the national average

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 27%
27% Complete
Graduated High School 87%
87% Complete

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

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The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

The 6 Most Affordable Cities in Florida
The top six cities you would want to live based on affordability, community, amenities and quality of life.

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Best Places to Live in Florida
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