Denham Springs, LA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
94
Denham Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
68 out of 108
In Louisiana
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 Denham Springs is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Denham Springs, LA?

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

Compared to only Louisiana, Denham Springs has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Louisiana's index of 92.

The standard of living in Denham Springs ranks as #2,371 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Denham Springs ranks as the #4,035 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Denham Springs Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Denham Springs Louisiana National Average
Overall 94 92 100
Services 106 96 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 78 81 100
Transportation 103 99 100
Utilities 84 88 100
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Denham Springs Cost of Living Vs. LA

Denham Springs, 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.

$161,600
Median Home Value
$853
Median Rent
$53,435
Median Income
Statistic Denham Springs Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $161,600 $163,100 $217,500
Median Rent $853 $866 $1,062
Median Income $53,435 $49,469 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.0x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Denham Springs Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Denham Springs Louisiana
Shampoo $1.13 $1.01
Movie $10.27 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Denham Springs Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Denham Springs Louisiana
Ground Beef $4.25 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.46 $1.4
Milk $2.9 $1.96

Detailed Denham Springs Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Denham Springs Louisiana
Haircut $24.99 $17.49
Beauty Salon $47.38 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.89 $2.32

Detailed Denham Springs Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Denham Springs Louisiana
Potatoes $4.26 $3.18
Pizza $8.49 $10.39
Beer $8.78 $9.23
Optometrist $130.8 $106.34
Doctor $110.5 $115.25
Dentist $104.0 $98.38

Detailed Denham Springs Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Denham Springs Louisiana
Gasoline $2.29 $2.59
Tire Balancing $64.37 $48.9
All Electricity $122.3 $167.6
Phone $176.14 $163.42

Denham Springs SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Denham Springs

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Denham Springs
Baton Rouge, LA 224,149 96 1.0x
Prairieville, LA 31,974 106 1.1x
Central, LA 29,107 100 1.1x
Shenandoah, LA 20,252 108 1.1x
Zachary, LA 17,283 103 1.1x
Baker, LA 13,437 93 1.0x
Gardere, LA 11,394 96 1.0x
Gonzales, LA 10,789 97 1.0x
Merrydale, LA 8,903 92 1.0x
Oak Hills Place, LA 8,326 115 1.2x

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