Greenville, MS Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
79
Greenville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
8 out of 69
In Mississippi
155 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 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 79 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Mississippi, Greenville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Mississippi's index of 82.

The standard of living in Greenville ranks as #155 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Greenville ranks as the #6,263 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.

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Greenville Cost Of Living Vs. Mississippi

Living Expense Greenville Mississippi National Average
Overall 79 82 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 91 94 100
Health 94 90 100
Housing 49 64 100
Transportation 84 89 100
Utilities 81 97 100
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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.

$79,900
Median Home Value
$720
Median Rent
$29,013
Median Income
Statistic Greenville Mississippi United States
Median Home Value $79,900 $125,500 $229,800
Median Rent $720 $789 $1,096
Median Income $29,013 $46,511 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.8x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.3x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Greenville Services Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $8.17 $10.68
Bowling $13.08 $14.67

Detailed Greenville Groceries Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Ground Beef $4.48 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $1.97 $2.05

Detailed Greenville Health Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Haircut $17.08 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.09 $2.34

Detailed Greenville Transportation Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Potatoes $3.03 $3.29
Pizza $10.95 $10.62
Beer $8.62 $9.38
Optometrist $104.0 $108.57
Doctor $103.73 $116.17
Dentist $96.11 $99.13

Detailed Greenville Utilities Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Greenville Mississippi
Gasoline $1.87 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.62 $50.07
All Electricity $111.98 $167.67
Phone $180.18 $175.64

Greenville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Greenville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Greenville
Greenwood, MS 13,826 81 1.0x
Cleveland, MS 11,363 83 1.1x
Monticello, AR 9,392 81 1.0x
Indianola, MS 9,258 81 1.0x

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