Moss Bluff, LA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
92
Moss Bluff's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
56 out of 108
In Louisiana
2,059 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 Moss Bluff is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Moss Bluff, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Moss Bluff has an overall cost of living index of 92 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, Moss Bluff has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Louisiana's index of 92.

The standard of living in Moss Bluff ranks as #2,060 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies Moss Bluff ranks as the #4,346 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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Moss Bluff Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense Moss Bluff Louisiana National Average
Overall 92 92 100
Services 95 96 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 92 81 100
Transportation 96 99 100
Utilities 77 88 100
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Moss Bluff Cost of Living Vs. LA

Moss Bluff, 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.

$189,600
Median Home Value
$856
Median Rent
$54,788
Median Income
Statistic Moss Bluff Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $189,600 $163,100 $217,500
Median Rent $856 $866 $1,062
Median Income $54,788 $49,469 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.3x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Moss Bluff Services Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Moss Bluff Louisiana
Shampoo $1.03 $1.01
Movie $8.88 $10.72
Bowling $14.0 $13.86

Detailed Moss Bluff Groceries Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Moss Bluff Louisiana
Ground Beef $3.97 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.18 $1.4
Milk $2.35 $1.96

Detailed Moss Bluff Health Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Moss Bluff Louisiana
Haircut $16.63 $17.49
Beauty Salon $35.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.93 $2.32

Detailed Moss Bluff Transportation Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Moss Bluff Louisiana
Potatoes $3.35 $3.18
Pizza $9.83 $10.39
Beer $8.49 $9.23
Optometrist $112.63 $106.34
Doctor $84.05 $115.25
Dentist $89.44 $98.38

Detailed Moss Bluff Utilities Costs Vs. Louisiana

Item Moss Bluff Louisiana
Gasoline $2.2 $2.59
Tire Balancing $57.8 $48.9
All Electricity $101.64 $167.6
Phone $177.34 $163.42

Moss Bluff SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Moss Bluff

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Moss Bluff
Lake Charles, LA 77,283 87 0.9x
Sulphur, LA 20,113 86 0.9x
Orange, TX 18,762 87 0.9x
Groves, TX 15,662 88 1.0x
DeRidder, LA 10,861 86 0.9x
Vidor, TX 10,725 85 0.9x
Eunice, LA 10,140 84 0.9x
Jennings, LA 9,980 81 0.9x
Prien, LA 8,437 94 1.0x
Oakdale, LA 7,607 77 0.8x

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