Clanton, AL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
87
Clanton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
44 out of 116
In Alabama
1,128 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 Clanton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Clanton, AL?

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

Compared to only Alabama, Clanton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Alabama's index of 89.

The standard of living in Clanton ranks as #1,128 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Clanton ranks as the #5,279 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Clanton Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Clanton Alabama National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 100 96 100
Health 83 91 100
Housing 64 72 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 100 103 100
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Clanton Cost of Living Vs. AL

Clanton, 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.

$131,700
Median Home Value
$685
Median Rent
$44,782
Median Income
Statistic Clanton Alabama United States
Median Home Value $131,700 $142,700 $217,500
Median Rent $685 $792 $1,062
Median Income $44,782 $50,536 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Clanton Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Clanton Alabama
Shampoo $0.93 $1.01
Movie $8.53 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Clanton Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Clanton Alabama
Ground Beef $3.21 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.41 $1.4
Milk $2.4 $1.96

Detailed Clanton Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Clanton Alabama
Haircut $17.2 $17.49
Beauty Salon $44.6 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.9 $2.32

Detailed Clanton Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Clanton Alabama
Potatoes $3.66 $3.18
Pizza $10.89 $10.39
Beer $9.69 $9.23
Optometrist $86.0 $106.34
Doctor $94.0 $115.25
Dentist $65.0 $98.38

Detailed Clanton Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Clanton Alabama
Gasoline $2.4 $2.59
Tire Balancing $46.59 $48.9
All Electricity $168.77 $167.6
Phone $178.98 $163.42

Clanton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Clanton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Clanton
Birmingham, AL 212,297 81 0.9x
Montgomery, AL 199,783 89 1.0x
Prattville, AL 35,925 94 1.1x
Bessemer, AL 26,680 80 0.9x
Selma, AL 18,276 83 1.0x
Millbrook, AL 15,645 92 1.1x
Calera, AL 13,856 89 1.0x
Irondale, AL 12,637 87 1.0x
Sylacauga, AL 12,226 82 0.9x
Fairfield, AL 10,720 81 0.9x

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