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.

Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State
8 Reasons To Move To Florida
Dreaming of a place where you can swim with a dolphin, attend a pro football game, and drink a beer on a ghost tour all in the same day?
Disney, Universal Studios Advantages From Being a Florida Resident
Florida residents have the best park perks. And we're not just talking about pricing.
Florida Destinations That Rival the World's 7 Natural Wonders
These seven awe-inspiring destinations make the Sunshine State even more appealing.

Population

19,361,792
Up by 6%
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.
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.

Housing

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

Median Home Price

$156,200
Higher than the national average
Davis Islands and Tampa, Florida skyline
Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Davis Islands and Tampa, Florida skyline
Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Davis Islands and Tampa, Florida skyline
Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

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Davis Islands and Tampa, Florida skyline
Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State
florida theme parks
Disney, Universal Studios Advantages From Being a Florida Resident
Florida residents have the best park perks. And we're not just talking about pricing.
best places for fishing
The 9 Best Places for Fishing
The 9 best places to cast a line (and your cares) away.

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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.

Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Best Places to Live in Florida
Moving to Florida? Here are 10 great cities in The Sunshine State

Disney, Universal Studios Advantages From Being a Florida Resident
Florida residents have the best park perks. And we're not just talking about pricing.

The 9 Best Places for Fishing
The 9 best places to cast a line (and your cares) away.

10 Best Places To Maximize G.I. Bill Benefits
Looking to get the most bang for your G.I. Bill buck? We've got you covered.

The 10 Best Cities for Wine
We all know Napa Valley and Sonoma, but these are places you'd never suspect to find a glass of good vino.

The 8 Best Cities for Your Wild Bachelorette Weekend
Get your little black dresses and plastic crowns ready: It's wedding season!

Why Gainesville, FL is One of the Best Places to Live
Innovation, vision make this growing university city the place to be

Why Tallahassee is the Best City in the U.S. for African Americans
Education, economics, and a rich African-American culture send Tallahassee to the top of our list

What If You Won the HGTV Dream Home?
Would you actually move to the Dream Home city?

Eight Reasons to Move to Tallahassee, FL
Find out what makes Tallahassee a great place to live, work and play

Why Tampa, FL is a Top 100 Best Place to Live
Tampa's mix of good restaurants, amenities and strong health-care industry make it a great place to live.

Things to Do in Sarasota, FL
Sarasota offers great fun for the whole family

12 Reasons to Move to Boca Raton, FL
Boca Raton offers up the classic Florida dream, and much more

Best Things to Do in Gainesville, FL
The best excuses for Gainesville newcomers to explore this growing town

Best Places to Live in Florida