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Retire To Key West, FL
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Key West, Florida is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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Key West, Florida


Key West Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Monroe County blank blank blank 73,090
Key West 24,832 25,478 24,649 25,550



Key West
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .$569,0046.8%
Dec $535,000 . .
Nov $611,000 . .
Oct $634,000 . .
Sep $543,000 . .
Aug $709,000 . .
Jul $575,000 . .
Jun $595,000 . .
May $580,000 . .
Apr $450,000 . .
Mar $580,000 . .
Feb $528,000 . .
Jan $408,000 . .
2015 .$532,9044.2%
2014 .$511,6189.3%
2013 .$468,10318.4%
2012 . $395,479 -10.8%
2011 . $443,215 8.6%
2010 . $408,034 -4.5%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. Key West GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $569,004 $374,000
Nearest Big City Miami na
Home Sales Price in Miami $311,000 $291,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 148% of Miami home prices 104%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. Key West GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $569,004 $374,000
Monthly Rent $2,007 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 19.0 times the annual rent 17.1



Key West
Cost of Living (2016)
144% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



Key West Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 6.8% -- 28* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 111 days 22* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Key West Building Permits
(single family homes)
Monroe County
2016 208
2015 203
2014 152
2013 143
2012 132
2011 99
2010 125



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