Leesville, LA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
84
Leesville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
18 out of 108
In Louisiana
647 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 Leesville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Leesville, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Leesville has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, Leesville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Louisiana's index of 92.

The standard of living in Leesville ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Leesville ranks as the #5,760 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Leesville Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Leesville Louisiana National Average
Overall 84 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 102 98 100
Housing 59 81 100
Transportation 89 99 100
Utilities 101 88 100
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Leesville Cost of Living Vs. LA

Leesville, 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.

$93,200
Median Home Value
$746
Median Rent
$31,572
Median Income
Statistic Leesville Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $93,200 $163,100 $217,500
Median Rent $746 $866 $1,062
Median Income $31,572 $49,469 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.0x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Leesville Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Leesville Louisiana
Shampoo $0.86 $1.01
Movie $10.76 $10.72
Bowling $10.0 $13.86

Detailed Leesville Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Leesville Louisiana
Ground Beef $4.62 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.27 $1.4
Milk $2.16 $1.96

Detailed Leesville Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Leesville Louisiana
Haircut $10.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $25.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.98 $2.32

Detailed Leesville Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Leesville Louisiana
Potatoes $3.09 $3.18
Pizza $7.99 $10.39
Beer $10.99 $9.23
Optometrist $90.0 $106.34
Doctor $96.25 $115.25
Dentist $120.0 $98.38

Detailed Leesville Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Leesville Louisiana
Gasoline $2.29 $2.59
Tire Balancing $46.0 $48.9
All Electricity $172.67 $167.6
Phone $177.34 $163.42

Leesville SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Leesville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Leesville
Alexandria, LA 47,012 89 1.1x
Natchitoches, LA 17,898 88 1.0x
DeRidder, LA 10,861 86 1.0x
Fort Polk South, LA 9,048 100 1.2x
Oakdale, LA 7,607 77 0.9x

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