Dallas, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
92
Dallas's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
74 out of 154
In Georgia
1,974 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 Dallas is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Dallas, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Dallas has an overall cost of living index of 92 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Georgia, Dallas has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Georgia's index of 91.

The standard of living in Dallas ranks as #1,974 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Dallas ranks as the #4,444 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Dallas Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Dallas Georgia National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 106 95 100
Health 102 99 100
Housing 79 87 100
Transportation 100 98 100
Utilities 83 91 100
For more reading on cost of living around Georgia, check out:
Dallas Cost of Living Vs. GA

Dallas, GA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Georgia, 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.

$162,500
Median Home Value
$1,085
Median Rent
$49,589
Median Income
Statistic Dallas Georgia United States
Median Home Value $162,500 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,085 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $49,589 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Dallas Services Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Dallas Georgia
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $14.15 $10.68
Bowling $17.17 $14.67

Detailed Dallas Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Dallas Georgia
Ground Beef $4.61 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.3 $1.39
Milk $1.99 $2.05

Detailed Dallas Health Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Dallas Georgia
Haircut $21.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $47.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.66 $2.34

Detailed Dallas Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Dallas Georgia
Potatoes $3.16 $3.29
Pizza $10.06 $10.62
Beer $10.05 $9.38
Optometrist $110.27 $108.57
Doctor $119.8 $116.17
Dentist $105.78 $99.13

Detailed Dallas Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Dallas Georgia
Gasoline $2.23 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.08 $50.07
All Electricity $120.82 $167.67
Phone $185.08 $175.64

Dallas SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Dallas

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Dallas
Marietta, GA 60,687 105 1.1x
Smyrna, GA 56,333 106 1.2x
Mableton, GA 41,647 98 1.1x
Kennesaw, GA 34,232 97 1.1x
Douglasville, GA 33,035 94 1.0x
Acworth, GA 22,683 97 1.1x
Cartersville, GA 21,331 93 1.0x
Lithia Springs, GA 17,545 90 1.0x
Villa Rica, GA 15,803 92 1.0x
Powder Springs, GA 15,390 97 1.1x

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