Blytheville, AR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
82
Blytheville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
23 out of 65
In Arkansas
377 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 Blytheville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Blytheville, AR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Blytheville has an overall cost of living index of 82 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Blytheville ranks as #377 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Arkansas. By definition, that implies Blytheville ranks as the #6,041 most expensive place in the Natural State.

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Blytheville Cost Of Living Vs. Arkansas

Living Expense Blytheville Arkansas National Average
Overall 82 85 100
Services 101 97 100
Groceries 89 92 100
Health 92 88 100
Housing 50 66 100
Transportation 87 87 100
Utilities 89 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Arkansas, check out:
Blytheville Cost of Living Vs. AR

Blytheville, 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.

$81,900
Median Home Value
$665
Median Rent
$40,329
Median Income
Statistic Blytheville Arkansas United States
Median Home Value $81,900 $133,600 $229,800
Median Rent $665 $760 $1,096
Median Income $40,329 $49,475 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.0x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Blytheville Services Costs Vs. Arkansas

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

Detailed Blytheville Groceries Costs Vs. Arkansas

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

Detailed Blytheville Health Costs Vs. Arkansas

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

Detailed Blytheville Transportation Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item Blytheville 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 Blytheville Utilities Costs Vs. Arkansas

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

Blytheville SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Blytheville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Blytheville
Jonesboro, AR 77,391 87 1.1x
Bartlett, TN 59,252 93 1.1x
Paragould, AR 28,821 86 1.0x
Lakeland, TN 12,644 103 1.3x
Arlington, TN 11,715 103 1.3x
Millington, TN 10,650 83 1.0x
Atoka, TN 9,407 95 1.2x
Trumann, AR 7,000 80 1.0x
Munford, TN 6,090 87 1.1x
Caruthersville, MO 5,518 78 1.0x

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