Fairburn, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
94
Fairburn's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
89 out of 154
In Georgia
2,290 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 Fairburn is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fairburn, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fairburn has an overall cost of living index of 94 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Fairburn ranks as #2,290 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Fairburn ranks as the #4,129 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Fairburn Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Fairburn Georgia National Average
Overall 94 91 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 103 95 100
Health 102 99 100
Housing 79 87 100
Transportation 103 98 100
Utilities 85 91 100
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Fairburn Cost of Living Vs. GA

Fairburn, 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.

$148,300
Median Home Value
$1,167
Median Rent
$55,198
Median Income
Statistic Fairburn Georgia United States
Median Home Value $148,300 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,167 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $55,198 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Fairburn Services Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Fairburn Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Fairburn Health Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Fairburn Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Fairburn 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 Fairburn Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Fairburn SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fairburn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fairburn
Atlanta, GA 497,642 107 1.1x
Mableton, GA 41,647 98 1.0x
Newnan, GA 40,227 99 1.1x
East Point, GA 35,031 91 1.0x
Stockbridge, GA 29,446 95 1.0x
Fayetteville, GA 17,902 103 1.1x
Riverdale, GA 15,455 88 0.9x
College Park, GA 14,479 93 1.0x
Gresham Park, GA 9,148 93 1.0x
Irondale, GA 8,107 89 0.9x

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