Mayfield, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
85
Mayfield'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 Mayfield is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Mayfield, KY?

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

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

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

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Mayfield Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Mayfield Kentucky National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 100 91 100
Health 92 90 100
Housing 51 70 100
Transportation 95 99 100
Utilities 109 98 100
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Mayfield Cost of Living Vs. KY

Mayfield, 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.

$100,200
Median Home Value
$624
Median Rent
$32,289
Median Income
Statistic Mayfield Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $100,200 $141,000 $217,500
Median Rent $624 $763 $1,062
Median Income $32,289 $50,589 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Mayfield Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Mayfield Kentucky
Shampoo $0.86 $1.01
Movie $10.65 $10.72
Bowling $3.18 $13.86

Detailed Mayfield Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Mayfield Kentucky
Ground Beef $4.95 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.32 $1.4
Milk $1.83 $1.96

Detailed Mayfield Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Mayfield Kentucky
Haircut $14.79 $17.49
Beauty Salon $33.62 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.14 $2.32

Detailed Mayfield Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Mayfield Kentucky
Potatoes $3.57 $3.18
Pizza $9.94 $10.39
Beer $9.04 $9.23
Optometrist $58.06 $106.34
Doctor $97.56 $115.25
Dentist $94.01 $98.38

Detailed Mayfield Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Mayfield Kentucky
Gasoline $1.98 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.29 $48.9
All Electricity $175.68 $167.6
Phone $32.45 $163.42

Mayfield SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Mayfield

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Mayfield
Paducah, KY 24,894 88 1.0x
Murray, KY 19,171 92 1.1x
Metropolis, IL 6,129 85 1.0x
Princeton, KY 6,116 85 1.0x

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