Americans Are Flooding Into Florida Expecting ‘Paradise’ — But They’re Not Thinking About This One Hidden Cost That’s Only Been Getting Worse

Florida was the fastest-growing state in 2022, with people flocking there for the warm climate, tax advantages, job opportunities and retirement amenities. But it’s not always sunny in the Sunshine State. There’s one aspect to the cost to living in Florida that has cast a cloud over the state’s many benefits.