Broussard, LA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
96
Broussard's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
79 out of 109
In Louisiana
2,601 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 Broussard is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Broussard, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Broussard has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, Broussard has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Louisiana's index of 91.

The standard of living in Broussard ranks as #2,601 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Broussard ranks as the #3,818 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Broussard Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Broussard Louisiana National Average
Overall 96 91 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 94 97 100
Housing 100 83 100
Transportation 101 93 100
Utilities 92 86 100
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Broussard Cost of Living Vs. LA

Broussard, LA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Louisiana, 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.

$228,100
Median Home Value
$886
Median Rent
$76,515
Median Income
Statistic Broussard Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $228,100 $168,100 $229,800
Median Rent $886 $876 $1,096
Median Income $76,515 $50,800 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.0x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Broussard Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Broussard Louisiana
Shampoo $1.14 $1.06
Movie $10.12 $10.68
Bowling $18.2 $14.67

Detailed Broussard Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Broussard Louisiana
Ground Beef $4.29 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $2.19 $2.05

Detailed Broussard Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Broussard Louisiana
Haircut $23.37 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.73 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.22 $2.34

Detailed Broussard Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Broussard Louisiana
Potatoes $3.78 $3.29
Pizza $10.24 $10.62
Beer $9.23 $9.38
Optometrist $103.22 $108.57
Doctor $113.42 $116.17
Dentist $79.6 $99.13

Detailed Broussard Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Broussard Louisiana
Gasoline $1.92 $2.22
Tire Balancing $64.79 $50.07
All Electricity $141.28 $167.67
Phone $180.19 $175.64

Broussard SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Broussard

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Broussard
Lafayette, LA 126,674 95 1.0x
New Iberia, LA 28,965 87 0.9x
Youngsville, LA 14,118 105 1.1x
Abbeville, LA 12,167 81 0.8x
Carencro, LA 9,346 92 1.0x
Scott, LA 8,815 92 1.0x
Breaux Bridge, LA 8,213 96 1.0x
Rayne, LA 8,062 83 0.9x
St. Martinville, LA 5,844 79 0.8x

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