Bay Minette, AL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
87
Bay Minette's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
39 out of 115
In Alabama
1,101 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Bay Minette is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bay Minette, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bay Minette has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Alabama, Bay Minette has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Alabama's index of 90.

The standard of living in Bay Minette ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Bay Minette ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Bay Minette Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Bay Minette Alabama National Average
Overall 87 90 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 102 92 100
Housing 62 73 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 101 103 100
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Bay Minette Cost of Living Vs. AL

Bay Minette, AL Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Alabama, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$124,600
Median Home Value
$666
Median Rent
$39,588
Median Income
Statistic Bay Minette Alabama United States
Median Home Value $124,600 $149,600 $229,800
Median Rent $666 $811 $1,096
Median Income $39,588 $52,035 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.1x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Bay Minette Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Bay Minette Alabama
Shampoo $1.01 $1.06
Movie $11.99 $10.68
Bowling $18.0 $14.67

Detailed Bay Minette Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Bay Minette Alabama
Ground Beef $4.15 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.23 $1.39
Milk $2.47 $2.05

Detailed Bay Minette Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Bay Minette Alabama
Haircut $16.6 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.9 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.84 $2.34

Detailed Bay Minette Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Bay Minette Alabama
Potatoes $3.49 $3.29
Pizza $9.81 $10.62
Beer $9.62 $9.38
Optometrist $127.1 $108.57
Doctor $104.19 $116.17
Dentist $107.84 $99.13

Detailed Bay Minette Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Bay Minette Alabama
Gasoline $2.01 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.1 $50.07
All Electricity $164.41 $167.67
Phone $181.81 $175.64

Bay Minette SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bay Minette

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Pace, FL 21,898 98 1.1x
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Ensley, FL 21,397 91 1.0x
Bellview, FL 21,314 92 1.1x
Myrtle Grove, FL 17,140 87 1.0x
Saraland, AL 14,561 90 1.0x
Gonzalez, FL 14,243 95 1.1x
Atmore, AL 9,269 85 1.0x

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