Bel Aire, KS Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
95
Bel Aire's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
43 out of 62
In Kansas
2,509 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Bel Aire is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bel Aire, KS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bel Aire has an overall cost of living index of 95 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kansas, Bel Aire has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Kansas's index of 89.

The standard of living in Bel Aire ranks as #2,510 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kansas. By definition, that implies Bel Aire ranks as the #3,897 most expensive place in the Sunflower State.

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Bel Aire Cost Of Living Vs. Kansas

Living Expense Bel Aire Kansas National Average
Overall 95 89 100
Services 103 93 100
Groceries 94 93 100
Health 96 99 100
Housing 85 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
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Bel Aire Cost of Living Vs. KS

Bel Aire, KS Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kansas, 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.

$161,000
Median Home Value
$1,103
Median Rent
$90,795
Median Income
Statistic Bel Aire Kansas United States
Median Home Value $161,000 $151,900 $217,500
Median Rent $1,103 $850 $1,062
Median Income $90,795 $59,597 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.8x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Bel Aire Services Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Bel Aire Kansas
Shampoo $0.89 $1.01
Movie $9.38 $10.72
Bowling $12.8 $13.86

Detailed Bel Aire Groceries Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Bel Aire Kansas
Ground Beef $3.68 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.31 $1.4
Milk $1.53 $1.96

Detailed Bel Aire Health Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Bel Aire Kansas
Haircut $17.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $41.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.83 $2.32

Detailed Bel Aire Transportation Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Bel Aire Kansas
Potatoes $2.89 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $8.79 $9.23
Optometrist $159.8 $106.34
Doctor $105.05 $115.25
Dentist $86.6 $98.38

Detailed Bel Aire Utilities Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Bel Aire Kansas
Gasoline $2.45 $2.59
Tire Balancing $50.63 $48.9
All Electricity $157.5 $167.6
Phone $186.0 $163.42

Bel Aire SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bel Aire

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Bel Aire
Wichita, KS 389,877 90 0.9x
Derby, KS 24,067 96 1.0x
Newton, KS 18,877 88 0.9x
Andover, KS 13,062 100 1.1x
Haysville, KS 11,132 89 0.9x
Augusta, KS 9,368 88 0.9x
Valley Center, KS 7,176 93 1.0x

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