Lebanon, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
85
Lebanon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
15 out of 84
In Kentucky
795 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 Lebanon is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lebanon, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lebanon has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Lebanon has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Kentucky's index of 89.

The standard of living in Lebanon ranks as #795 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Lebanon ranks as the #5,611 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Lebanon Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Lebanon Kentucky National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 95 91 100
Health 102 90 100
Housing 52 70 100
Transportation 102 99 100
Utilities 94 98 100
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Lebanon Cost of Living Vs. KY

Lebanon, 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.

$92,600
Median Home Value
$592
Median Rent
$30,031
Median Income
Statistic Lebanon Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $92,600 $141,000 $217,500
Median Rent $592 $763 $1,062
Median Income $30,031 $50,589 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Lebanon Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

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

Detailed Lebanon Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

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

Detailed Lebanon Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

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

Detailed Lebanon Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Lebanon 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 Lebanon Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

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

Lebanon SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lebanon

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lebanon
Nicholasville, KY 30,301 91 1.1x
Jeffersontown, KY 28,035 97 1.1x
Frankfort, KY 27,680 88 1.0x
Shelbyville, KY 16,009 94 1.1x
Campbellsville, KY 11,419 85 1.0x
Versailles, KY 9,215 90 1.1x
Fort Knox, KY 8,695 105 1.2x
Middletown, KY 7,891 101 1.2x
Vine Grove, KY 6,106 93 1.1x
Douglass Hills, KY 5,710 104 1.2x

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