Greenville, MS Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
78
Greenville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
6 out of 67
In Mississippi
110 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 Greenville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Greenville, MS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Greenville has an overall cost of living index of 78 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Mississippi, Greenville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Mississippi's index of 84.

The standard of living in Greenville ranks as #110 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Greenville ranks as the #6,297 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.

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Greenville Cost Of Living Vs. Mississippi

Living Expense Greenville Mississippi National Average
Overall 78 84 100
Services 90 94 100
Groceries 95 94 100
Health 94 91 100
Housing 49 63 100
Transportation 94 90 100
Utilities 81 95 100
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Greenville Cost of Living Vs. MS

Greenville, MS Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Mississippi, 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.

$78,300
Median Home Value
$694
Median Rent
$27,025
Median Income
Statistic Greenville Mississippi United States
Median Home Value $78,300 $119,000 $217,500
Median Rent $694 $780 $1,062
Median Income $27,025 $45,081 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.31x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Greenville Services Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Shampoo $0.96 $1.01
Movie $8.5 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Greenville Groceries Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Ground Beef $3.56 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.14 $1.4
Milk $2.01 $1.96

Detailed Greenville Health Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Haircut $16.25 $17.49
Beauty Salon $30.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.43 $2.32

Detailed Greenville Transportation Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Potatoes $3.16 $3.18
Pizza $9.79 $10.39
Beer $8.58 $9.23
Optometrist $81.67 $106.34
Doctor $95.0 $115.25
Dentist $110.0 $98.38

Detailed Greenville Utilities Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Gasoline $2.3 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.67 $48.9
All Electricity $115.77 $167.6
Phone $176.14 $163.42

Greenville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Greenville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Greenville
Greenwood, MS 14,040 80 1.0x
Cleveland, MS 11,627 79 1.0x
Monticello, AR 9,508 80 1.0x
Indianola, MS 9,450 80 1.0x

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