Locust Grove, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
92
Locust Grove'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 Locust Grove is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Locust Grove, GA?

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

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

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

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Locust Grove Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Locust Grove Georgia National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 103 95 100
Health 103 99 100
Housing 71 87 100
Transportation 101 98 100
Utilities 84 91 100
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Locust Grove Cost of Living Vs. GA

Locust Grove, 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.

$163,700
Median Home Value
$1,122
Median Rent
$56,533
Median Income
Statistic Locust Grove Georgia United States
Median Home Value $163,700 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,122 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $56,533 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Locust Grove Services Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Locust Grove Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Locust Grove Health Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Locust Grove Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Locust Grove 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 Locust Grove Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Locust Grove SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Locust Grove

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Locust Grove
Stockbridge, GA 29,446 95 1.0x
McDonough, GA 25,572 95 1.0x
Griffin, GA 22,724 90 1.0x
Irondale, GA 8,107 89 1.0x
Hampton, GA 7,887 92 1.0x
Lovejoy, GA 6,511 88 1.0x
Jackson, GA 5,138 88 1.0x

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