According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in Tampa, Florida were 6.01% higher in 2018 versus 2015 (a $54.05 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2018: Tampa experienced an average inflation rate of 1.96% per year. In other words, $900 in Tampa in the year 2015 would cost $954.05 in 2018 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 1.94% during this same period, inflation in Tampa was higher.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by 0.35%, which is below the average yearly change in Tampa during the 2015-2018 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation in Tampa was higher.
Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for Tampa, Florida:
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in Tampa, over time, for $900 beginning in 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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