Shepherdsville, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
93
Shepherdsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
53 out of 85
In Kentucky
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 Shepherdsville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Shepherdsville, KY?

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

Compared to only Kentucky, Shepherdsville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Kentucky's index of 90.

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

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Shepherdsville Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Shepherdsville Kentucky National Average
Overall 93 90 100
Services 103 103 100
Groceries 92 90 100
Health 95 88 100
Housing 71 70 100
Transportation 105 98 100
Utilities 98 102 100
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Shepherdsville Cost of Living Vs. KY

Shepherdsville, 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.

$155,000
Median Home Value
$784
Median Rent
$64,798
Median Income
Statistic Shepherdsville Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $155,000 $147,100 $229,800
Median Rent $784 $783 $1,096
Median Income $64,798 $52,238 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Shepherdsville Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Shepherdsville Kentucky
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $12.1 $10.68
Bowling $18.55 $14.67

Detailed Shepherdsville Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Shepherdsville Kentucky
Ground Beef $3.91 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.09 $1.39
Milk $1.15 $2.05

Detailed Shepherdsville Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Shepherdsville Kentucky
Haircut $15.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $49.58 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.56 $2.34

Detailed Shepherdsville Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Shepherdsville Kentucky
Potatoes $2.99 $3.29
Pizza $10.33 $10.62
Beer $8.99 $9.38
Optometrist $71.56 $108.57
Doctor $133.98 $116.17
Dentist $82.89 $99.13

Detailed Shepherdsville Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Shepherdsville Kentucky
Gasoline $2.28 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.83 $50.07
All Electricity $157.62 $167.67
Phone $180.81 $175.64

Shepherdsville SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Shepherdsville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Shepherdsville
Jeffersontown, KY 27,933 98 1.1x
Radcliff, KY 22,796 93 1.0x
St. Matthews, KY 18,022 100 1.1x
Shively, KY 15,723 86 0.9x
Mount Washington, KY 14,699 95 1.0x
Hillview, KY 9,066 89 1.0x
Fort Knox, KY 8,865 108 1.2x
Vine Grove, KY 6,234 92 1.0x
Douglass Hills, KY 5,713 107 1.2x

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