North Little Rock, AR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
91
North Little Rock's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
57 out of 65
In Arkansas
1,804 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 North Little Rock is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in North Little Rock, AR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, North Little Rock has an overall cost of living index of 91 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Arkansas, North Little Rock has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Arkansas's index of 85.

The standard of living in North Little Rock ranks as #1,804 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Arkansas. By definition, that implies North Little Rock ranks as the #4,614 most expensive place in the Natural State.

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North Little Rock Cost Of Living Vs. Arkansas

Living Expense North Little Rock Arkansas National Average
Overall 91 85 100
Services 106 97 100
Groceries 92 92 100
Health 92 88 100
Housing 70 66 100
Transportation 94 87 100
Utilities 97 93 100
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North Little Rock Cost of Living Vs. AR

North Little Rock, 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.

$144,100
Median Home Value
$867
Median Rent
$43,831
Median Income
Statistic North Little Rock Arkansas United States
Median Home Value $144,100 $133,600 $229,800
Median Rent $867 $760 $1,096
Median Income $43,831 $49,475 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed North Little Rock Services Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item North Little Rock Arkansas
Shampoo $0.93 $1.06
Movie $12.22 $10.68
Bowling $14.45 $14.67

Detailed North Little Rock Groceries Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item North Little Rock Arkansas
Ground Beef $3.72 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $1.78 $2.05

Detailed North Little Rock Health Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item North Little Rock Arkansas
Haircut $20.36 $18.62
Beauty Salon $42.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.98 $2.34

Detailed North Little Rock Transportation Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item North Little Rock Arkansas
Potatoes $3.57 $3.29
Pizza $9.82 $10.62
Beer $9.67 $9.38
Optometrist $101.5 $108.57
Doctor $125.22 $116.17
Dentist $69.23 $99.13

Detailed North Little Rock Utilities Costs Vs. Arkansas

Item North Little Rock Arkansas
Gasoline $1.89 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.89 $50.07
All Electricity $143.0 $167.67
Phone $197.3 $175.64

North Little Rock SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around North Little Rock

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. North Little Rock
Little Rock, AR 198,067 96 1.1x
Sherwood, AR 31,225 93 1.0x
Jacksonville, AR 28,442 90 1.0x
Cabot, AR 26,376 90 1.0x
Bryant, AR 20,563 95 1.0x
Maumelle, AR 18,193 102 1.1x
East End, AR 6,150 87 1.0x

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