Fort Rucker, AL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
108
Fort Rucker's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
108 out of 115
In Alabama
3,954 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 Fort Rucker is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fort Rucker, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fort Rucker has an overall cost of living index of 108 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Alabama, Fort Rucker has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Alabama's index of 90.

The standard of living in Fort Rucker ranks as #3,955 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Fort Rucker ranks as the #2,464 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Fort Rucker Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Fort Rucker Alabama National Average
Overall 108 90 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 101 92 100
Housing 131 73 100
Transportation 100 91 100
Utilities 93 103 100
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Fort Rucker Cost of Living Vs. AL

Fort Rucker, 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.

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Median Home Value
$1,176
Median Rent
$61,769
Median Income
Statistic Fort Rucker Alabama United States
Median Home Value - $149,600 $229,800
Median Rent $1,176 $811 $1,096
Median Income $61,769 $52,035 $64,994
Home Value To Income nanx 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Fort Rucker Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Fort Rucker Alabama
Shampoo $0.89 $1.06
Movie $12.51 $10.68
Bowling $14.01 $14.67

Detailed Fort Rucker Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Fort Rucker Alabama
Ground Beef $4.86 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.38 $1.39
Milk $2.41 $2.05

Detailed Fort Rucker Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Fort Rucker Alabama
Haircut $14.35 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.32 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.25 $2.34

Detailed Fort Rucker Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Fort Rucker Alabama
Potatoes $3.67 $3.29
Pizza $10.33 $10.62
Beer $9.29 $9.38
Optometrist $80.2 $108.57
Doctor $110.71 $116.17
Dentist $94.58 $99.13

Detailed Fort Rucker Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Fort Rucker Alabama
Gasoline $2.28 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.79 $50.07
All Electricity $142.93 $167.67
Phone $181.79 $175.64

Fort Rucker SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
1
Affordability
1
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
10

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fort Rucker

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fort Rucker
Dothan, AL 68,608 89 0.8x
Enterprise, AL 28,170 95 0.9x
Troy, AL 18,995 87 0.8x
Ozark, AL 14,350 86 0.8x
Daleville, AL 5,125 86 0.8x

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