Tampa, Florida prices: $1 in 2015 $1.29 in 2022

Inflation in Florida


Prices in Tampa, 2015-2022 ($1)

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Tampa, Florida are 29.33% higher in 2022 versus 2015 (a $0.29 difference in value).

Between 2015 and 2022: Tampa experienced an average inflation rate of 3.74% per year. This rate of change indicates significant inflation. In other words, $1 in Tampa in the year 2015 would cost $1.29 in 2022 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 3.06% during this same period, inflation in Tampa was higher.

In the year 2015: Pricing changed by 0.35%, which is significantly below the average yearly change in Tampa during the 2015-2022 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation in Tampa was higher.

Price Inflation in Tampa, Florida since 1987

Consumer Price Index, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Years with the largest changes in pricing: 2022 (10.34%), 2021 (6.03%), and 2007 (5.19%).

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Buying power of $1.00 since 2015

Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Tampa, over time, for $1 beginning in 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:

YearUSD ValueInflation Rate

* Not final. See inflation summary for latest details.
** Extended periods of 0% inflation usually indicate incomplete underlying data. This can manifest as a sharp increase in inflation later on.

Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Tampa, Florida:


Adjust Tampa prices for inflation

Start with the inflation rate formula:

CPI in 2022 / CPI in 2015 * 2015 USD value = 2022 USD value

Then plug in historical CPI values from above. The CPI for Tampa, Florida was 211.557 in the year 2015 and 273.597 in 2022:

273.597 / 211.557 * $1 = $1.29

Therefore, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, $1 in 2015 has the same "purchasing power" as $1.29 in 2022 (in the CPI category of Tampa, Florida).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking the Consumer Price Index for Tampa, Florida in 1987. In addition to Tampa, the index produces monthly data on changes in prices paid by urban consumers for a variety of goods and services.

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