Batesville, AR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
83
Batesville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
33 out of 66
In Arkansas
522 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 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 84.

The standard of living in Batesville ranks as #522 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Arkansas. By definition, that implies Batesville ranks as the #5,884 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 84 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 91 90 100
Health 87 86 100
Housing 64 65 100
Transportation 82 83 100
Utilities 87 91 100
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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.

$124,600
Median Home Value
$598
Median Rent
$45,202
Median Income
Statistic Batesville Arkansas United States
Median Home Value $124,600 $127,800 $217,500
Median Rent $598 $745 $1,062
Median Income $45,202 $47,597 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Batesville Services Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Shampoo $0.85 $1.01
Movie $10.0 $10.72
Bowling $12.67 $13.86

Detailed Batesville Groceries Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Ground Beef $3.42 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.14 $1.4
Milk $1.19 $1.96

Detailed Batesville Health Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Haircut $18.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $25.67 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.79 $2.32

Detailed Batesville Transportation Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Potatoes $2.86 $3.18
Pizza $9.59 $10.39
Beer $9.0 $9.23
Optometrist $71.67 $106.34
Doctor $114.67 $115.25
Dentist $78.67 $98.38

Detailed Batesville Utilities Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Batesville Arkansas
Gasoline $2.23 $2.59
Tire Balancing $37.32 $48.9
All Electricity $125.45 $167.6
Phone $187.27 $163.42

Batesville SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Batesville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Batesville
Searcy, AR 23,767 81 1.0x
Newport, AR 7,616 78 0.9x
Heber Springs, AR 6,992 80 1.0x
Pocahontas, AR 6,528 78 0.9x

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