Russellville, AL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
83
Russellville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
13 out of 115
In Alabama
491 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 Russellville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Russellville, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Russellville has an overall cost of living index of 83 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Russellville ranks as #491 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Russellville ranks as the #5,927 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Russellville Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Russellville Alabama National Average
Overall 83 90 100
Services 94 98 100
Groceries 93 98 100
Health 79 92 100
Housing 55 73 100
Transportation 93 91 100
Utilities 99 103 100
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Russellville Cost of Living Vs. AL

Russellville, 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.

$97,400
Median Home Value
$619
Median Rent
$44,674
Median Income
Statistic Russellville Alabama United States
Median Home Value $97,400 $149,600 $229,800
Median Rent $619 $811 $1,096
Median Income $44,674 $52,035 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.2x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Russellville Services Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Russellville Alabama
Shampoo $1.2 $1.06
Movie $13.69 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Russellville Groceries Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Russellville Alabama
Ground Beef $2.93 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.52 $1.39
Milk $1.63 $2.05

Detailed Russellville Health Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Russellville Alabama
Haircut $14.55 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.68 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.9 $2.34

Detailed Russellville Transportation Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Russellville Alabama
Potatoes $2.94 $3.29
Pizza $9.64 $10.62
Beer $9.55 $9.38
Optometrist $75.63 $108.57
Doctor $71.33 $116.17
Dentist $79.2 $99.13

Detailed Russellville Utilities Costs Vs. Alabama

Item Russellville Alabama
Gasoline $2.04 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.47 $50.07
All Electricity $160.98 $167.67
Phone $181.81 $175.64

Russellville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
3
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Russellville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Russellville
Decatur, AL 54,344 88 1.1x
Florence, AL 40,652 86 1.0x
Athens, AL 26,686 90 1.1x
Hartselle, AL 14,421 87 1.0x
Muscle Shoals, AL 14,379 89 1.1x
Sheffield, AL 8,925 80 1.0x
Booneville, MS 8,539 79 1.0x
Tuscumbia, AL 8,445 85 1.0x

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