Perry, GA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
93
Perry's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
82 out of 154
In Georgia
2,137 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 Perry is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Perry, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Perry has an overall cost of living index of 93 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Perry ranks as #2,137 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Perry ranks as the #4,282 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Perry Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Perry Georgia National Average
Overall 93 91 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 98 95 100
Health 96 99 100
Housing 80 87 100
Transportation 97 98 100
Utilities 93 91 100
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Perry Cost of Living Vs. GA

Perry, 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.

$154,100
Median Home Value
$790
Median Rent
$56,389
Median Income
Statistic Perry Georgia United States
Median Home Value $154,100 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $790 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $56,389 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Perry Services Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Perry Georgia
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $10.41 $10.68
Bowling $5.83 $14.67

Detailed Perry Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Perry Georgia
Ground Beef $4.14 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.36 $1.39
Milk $2.08 $2.05

Detailed Perry Health Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Perry Georgia
Haircut $12.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.28 $2.34

Detailed Perry Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Perry Georgia
Potatoes $3.35 $3.29
Pizza $9.99 $10.62
Beer $8.86 $9.38
Optometrist $116.0 $108.57
Doctor $75.0 $116.17
Dentist $109.67 $99.13

Detailed Perry Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Perry Georgia
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $44.83 $50.07
All Electricity $143.91 $167.67
Phone $183.73 $175.64

Perry SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Perry

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Perry
Warner Robins, GA 76,967 91 1.0x
Dublin, GA 15,762 85 0.9x
Americus, GA 15,319 88 0.9x
Cordele, GA 10,600 84 0.9x
Fort Valley, GA 8,817 84 0.9x
Centerville, GA 7,821 95 1.0x
Knoxville, IA 7,154 83 0.9x
Barnesville, GA 6,673 89 1.0x
Hawkinsville, GA 5,320 91 1.0x
Byron, GA 5,170 94 1.0x

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