Lanett, AL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
81
Lanett's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
6 out of 115
In Alabama
290 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 Lanett is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lanett, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lanett has an overall cost of living index of 81 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Alabama, Lanett has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Alabama's index of 90.

The standard of living in Lanett ranks as #290 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Lanett ranks as the #6,129 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Lanett Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Lanett Alabama National Average
Overall 81 90 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 95 98 100
Health 98 92 100
Housing 51 73 100
Transportation 113 91 100
Utilities 87 103 100
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Lanett Cost of Living Vs. AL

Lanett, 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.

$88,700
Median Home Value
$589
Median Rent
$34,785
Median Income
Statistic Lanett Alabama United States
Median Home Value $88,700 $149,600 $229,800
Median Rent $589 $811 $1,096
Median Income $34,785 $52,035 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Lanett Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Lanett Alabama
Shampoo $1.67 $1.06
Movie $10.78 $10.68
Bowling $4.12 $14.67

Detailed Lanett Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Lanett Alabama
Ground Beef $3.7 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.27 $1.39
Milk $2.03 $2.05

Detailed Lanett Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Lanett Alabama
Haircut $9.85 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.32 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.62 $2.34

Detailed Lanett Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Lanett Alabama
Potatoes $2.87 $3.29
Pizza $8.66 $10.62
Beer $8.35 $9.38
Optometrist $75.39 $108.57
Doctor $139.84 $116.17
Dentist $78.43 $99.13

Detailed Lanett Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Lanett Alabama
Gasoline $2.19 $2.22
Tire Balancing $66.19 $50.07
All Electricity $145.53 $167.67
Phone $25.14 $175.64

Lanett SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lanett

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lanett
Columbus, GA 195,418 95 1.2x
Auburn, AL 65,508 105 1.3x
Newnan, GA 40,227 99 1.2x
Opelika, AL 30,589 96 1.2x
LaGrange, GA 30,494 88 1.1x
Valley, AL 9,195 85 1.0x

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