The Real Deal Miami

Coral Gables is the most expensive college town in Florida: report

November 15, 2011 11:21AM

Coral Gables is the most expensive college town in Florida, with an
average home listing price of $521,767, far above the next-highest town,
Boca Raton, according to a report from Coldwell Banker. The city is
also the 11th-most-expensive college town in the country. Boca Raton,
the site of Florida Atlantic University, has an average home listing
price of $322,662, which is followed by the Miami area around Florida
International University, which is at $246,431. The most affordable
college town in Florida is Orlando, the home of the University of
Central Florida, which has an average price of $139,912. Memphis is the
most affordable college town in the country, with an average price of
$89,244. — Alexander Britell