Batesville, AR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
83
Batesville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
28 out of 65
In Arkansas
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 Batesville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Batesville, AR?

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

Compared to only Arkansas, Batesville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Arkansas's index of 85.

The standard of living in Batesville ranks as #491 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Arkansas. By definition, that implies Batesville ranks as the #5,927 most expensive place in the Natural State.

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Batesville Cost Of Living Vs. Arkansas

Living Expense Batesville Arkansas National Average
Overall 83 85 100
Services 98 97 100
Groceries 92 92 100
Health 93 88 100
Housing 66 66 100
Transportation 86 87 100
Utilities 86 93 100
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Batesville Cost of Living Vs. AR

Batesville, AR Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Arkansas, 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.

$132,900
Median Home Value
$632
Median Rent
$53,974
Median Income
Statistic Batesville Arkansas United States
Median Home Value $132,900 $133,600 $229,800
Median Rent $632 $760 $1,096
Median Income $53,974 $49,475 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Batesville Services Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $9.83 $10.68
Bowling $12.67 $14.67

Detailed Batesville Groceries Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Ground Beef $3.85 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.21 $1.39
Milk $1.13 $2.05

Detailed Batesville Health Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Haircut $16.61 $18.62
Beauty Salon $24.56 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.85 $2.34

Detailed Batesville Transportation Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Potatoes $2.92 $3.29
Pizza $9.26 $10.62
Beer $8.95 $9.38
Optometrist $94.44 $108.57
Doctor $106.1 $116.17
Dentist $91.17 $99.13

Detailed Batesville Utilities Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Gasoline $1.98 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.31 $50.07
All Electricity $121.97 $167.67
Phone $196.55 $175.64

Batesville SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Batesville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Batesville
Searcy, AR 23,673 82 1.0x
Newport, AR 7,552 81 1.0x
Heber Springs, AR 7,156 81 1.0x
Pocahontas, AR 6,582 81 1.0x

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