Brook Highland, AL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
112
Brook Highland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
113 out of 116
In Alabama
4,290 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Brook Highland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Brook Highland, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Brook Highland has an overall cost of living index of 112 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Alabama, Brook Highland has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than Alabama's index of 89.

The standard of living in Brook Highland ranks as #4,292 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Brook Highland ranks as the #2,114 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Brook Highland Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Brook Highland Alabama National Average
Overall 112 89 100
Services 88 98 100
Groceries 88 96 100
Health 88 91 100
Housing 160 72 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 103 103 100
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Brook Highland Cost of Living Vs. AL

Brook Highland, 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.

$323,200
Median Home Value
$1,029
Median Rent
$57,184
Median Income
Statistic Brook Highland Alabama United States
Median Home Value $323,200 $142,700 $217,500
Median Rent $1,029 $792 $1,062
Median Income $57,184 $50,536 $62,843
Home Value To Income 5.7x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Brook Highland Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Brook Highland Alabama
Shampoo $0.78 $1.01
Movie $11.91 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Brook Highland Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Brook Highland Alabama
Ground Beef $3.89 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.17 $1.4
Milk $1.75 $1.96

Detailed Brook Highland Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Brook Highland Alabama
Haircut $16.33 $17.49
Beauty Salon $35.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.71 $2.32

Detailed Brook Highland Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Brook Highland Alabama
Potatoes $2.73 $3.18
Pizza $9.79 $10.39
Beer $8.65 $9.23
Optometrist $109.0 $106.34
Doctor $80.0 $115.25
Dentist $93.5 $98.38

Detailed Brook Highland Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Brook Highland Alabama
Gasoline $2.32 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.33 $48.9
All Electricity $179.6 $167.6
Phone $178.98 $163.42

Brook Highland SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Brook Highland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Brook Highland
Birmingham, AL 212,297 81 0.7x
Hoover, AL 85,175 104 0.9x
Vestavia Hills, AL 34,307 113 1.0x
Bessemer, AL 26,680 80 0.7x
Homewood, AL 25,534 107 1.0x
Trussville, AL 21,876 101 0.9x
Mountain Brook, AL 20,436 137 1.2x
Center Point, AL 16,353 83 0.7x
Hueytown, AL 15,540 84 0.8x
Chelsea, AL 13,098 103 0.9x

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