La Grange, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
94
La Grange's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
60 out of 84
In Kentucky
2,370 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 La Grange is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in La Grange, KY?

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

Compared to only Kentucky, La Grange has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Kentucky's index of 89.

The standard of living in La Grange ranks as #2,371 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies La Grange ranks as the #4,035 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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La Grange Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense La Grange Kentucky National Average
Overall 94 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 95 91 100
Health 102 90 100
Housing 84 70 100
Transportation 102 99 100
Utilities 94 98 100
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La Grange Cost of Living Vs. KY

La Grange, KY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kentucky, 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.

$169,400
Median Home Value
$847
Median Rent
$59,928
Median Income
Statistic La Grange Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $169,400 $141,000 $217,500
Median Rent $847 $763 $1,062
Median Income $59,928 $50,589 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed La Grange Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item La Grange Kentucky
Shampoo $0.95 $1.01
Movie $12.9 $10.72
Bowling $18.33 $13.86

Detailed La Grange Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item La Grange Kentucky
Ground Beef $3.66 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.12 $1.4
Milk $1.16 $1.96

Detailed La Grange Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item La Grange Kentucky
Haircut $15.16 $17.49
Beauty Salon $37.33 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.89 $2.32

Detailed La Grange Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item La Grange Kentucky
Potatoes $3.74 $3.18
Pizza $10.0 $10.39
Beer $9.16 $9.23
Optometrist $76.33 $106.34
Doctor $154.17 $115.25
Dentist $85.0 $98.38

Detailed La Grange Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item La Grange Kentucky
Gasoline $2.86 $2.59
Tire Balancing $45.0 $48.9
All Electricity $151.92 $167.6
Phone $177.97 $163.42

La Grange SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around La Grange

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. La Grange
Jeffersontown, KY 28,035 97 1.0x
St. Matthews, KY 18,161 101 1.1x
Shelbyville, KY 16,009 94 1.0x
Middletown, KY 7,891 101 1.1x
Douglass Hills, KY 5,710 104 1.1x
Buckner, KY 5,545 117 1.2x

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