Marksville, LA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
85
Marksville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
20 out of 109
In Louisiana
777 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 Marksville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Marksville, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Marksville has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, Marksville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Louisiana's index of 91.

The standard of living in Marksville ranks as #777 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Marksville ranks as the #5,642 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Marksville Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Marksville Louisiana National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 92 98 100
Groceries 96 97 100
Health 95 97 100
Housing 61 83 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 101 86 100
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Marksville Cost of Living Vs. LA

Marksville, 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.

$99,300
Median Home Value
$540
Median Rent
$30,146
Median Income
Statistic Marksville Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $99,300 $168,100 $229,800
Median Rent $540 $876 $1,096
Median Income $30,146 $50,800 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Marksville Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Marksville Louisiana
Shampoo $0.96 $1.06
Movie $10.78 $10.68
Bowling $10.83 $14.67

Detailed Marksville Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Marksville Louisiana
Ground Beef $4.58 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.28 $1.39
Milk $2.11 $2.05

Detailed Marksville Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Marksville Louisiana
Haircut $11.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $25.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.05 $2.34

Detailed Marksville Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Marksville Louisiana
Potatoes $2.88 $3.29
Pizza $7.43 $10.62
Beer $8.71 $9.38
Optometrist $85.67 $108.57
Doctor $79.71 $116.17
Dentist $110.5 $99.13

Detailed Marksville Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Marksville Louisiana
Gasoline $1.92 $2.22
Tire Balancing $47.31 $50.07
All Electricity $169.96 $167.67
Phone $180.18 $175.64

Marksville SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
1
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Marksville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Marksville
Alexandria, LA 46,545 87 1.0x
Opelousas, LA 16,687 86 1.0x
Natchez, MS 14,854 82 1.0x
Pineville, LA 14,179 86 1.0x
Eunice, LA 9,754 86 1.0x
Oakdale, LA 7,571 75 0.9x
Ville Platte, LA 7,117 82 1.0x

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