Luling, LA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
101
Luling's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
94 out of 108
In Louisiana
3,313 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 Luling is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Luling, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Luling has an overall cost of living index of 101 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, Luling has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Louisiana's index of 92.

The standard of living in Luling ranks as #3,314 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Luling ranks as the #3,093 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Luling Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Luling Louisiana National Average
Overall 101 92 100
Services 98 96 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 117 98 100
Housing 109 81 100
Transportation 104 99 100
Utilities 80 88 100
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Luling Cost of Living Vs. LA

Luling, 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.

$219,000
Median Home Value
$1,149
Median Rent
$89,034
Median Income
Statistic Luling Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $219,000 $163,100 $217,500
Median Rent $1,149 $866 $1,062
Median Income $89,034 $49,469 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.5x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Luling Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Luling Louisiana
Shampoo $0.82 $1.01
Movie $11.68 $10.72
Bowling $18.25 $13.86

Detailed Luling Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Luling Louisiana
Ground Beef $4.43 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.23 $1.4
Milk $2.4 $1.96

Detailed Luling Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Luling Louisiana
Haircut $19.67 $17.49
Beauty Salon $43.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.87 $2.32

Detailed Luling Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Luling Louisiana
Potatoes $3.22 $3.18
Pizza $8.99 $10.39
Beer $8.99 $9.23
Optometrist $97.67 $106.34
Doctor $155.0 $115.25
Dentist $109.67 $98.38

Detailed Luling Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Luling Louisiana
Gasoline $2.37 $2.59
Tire Balancing $63.33 $48.9
All Electricity $110.31 $167.6
Phone $177.34 $163.42

Luling SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Luling

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Luling
Metairie, LA 142,135 102 1.0x
Kenner, LA 66,777 97 1.0x
Marrero, LA 30,894 91 0.9x
Terrytown, LA 24,953 96 1.0x
Harvey, LA 21,054 93 0.9x
Estelle, LA 17,968 95 0.9x
Gretna, LA 17,774 95 0.9x
River Ridge, LA 13,337 105 1.0x
Destrehan, LA 11,398 105 1.0x
Woodmere, LA 10,173 95 0.9x

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