Bikinis are a staple of Miami's iconography, and there's a reason other than the beautiful weather...

It's cheap!

Lisa Robinson with My-Time-dot-com says Miami is the 4th most affordable city in the country for bikini related services...costing an average of 86-dollars per person.

They took an aggregate of all the bikini related services necessary to get ready for the season, including tanning, waxing, manicure/pedicures, and bikinis.

Orlando came in at number one, while New York City was the most expensive at 117-dollars.

Mytime.com's 10 Most Bikini Affordable Cities:

  1. Orlando - $78
  2. Detroit - $79
  3. Denver - $85
  4. Miami - $86
  5. Boston - $89
  6. Houston - $90
  7. Tampa - $92
  8. Atlanta - $93
  9. Sacramento - $94
  10. Los Angeles - $95

Mytime.com's 10 Most Bikini Expensive Cities:

  1. New York - $117
  2. Seattle - $114
  3. San Francisco Bay Area - $113
  4. Minneapolis - $110
  5. Dallas/Ft. Worth - $109
  6. Chicago - $100
  7. Philadelphia - $99
  8. Cleveland - $98
  9. Phoenix - $97
  10. Washington, D.C. - $96

(Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / 2010 AFP)