Long Beach, MS Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
91
Long Beach's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
53 out of 69
In Mississippi
1,804 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 Long Beach is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Long Beach, MS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Long Beach has an overall cost of living index of 91 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Mississippi, Long Beach has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Mississippi's index of 82.

The standard of living in Long Beach ranks as #1,804 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Long Beach ranks as the #4,614 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.

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Long Beach Cost Of Living Vs. Mississippi

Living Expense Long Beach Mississippi National Average
Overall 91 82 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 98 94 100
Health 89 90 100
Housing 86 64 100
Transportation 99 89 100
Utilities 94 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Mississippi, check out:
Long Beach Cost of Living Vs. MS

Long Beach, 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.

$158,200
Median Home Value
$1,029
Median Rent
$60,313
Median Income
Statistic Long Beach Mississippi United States
Median Home Value $158,200 $125,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,029 $789 $1,096
Median Income $60,313 $46,511 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Long Beach Services Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Long Beach Mississippi
Shampoo $1.21 $1.06
Movie $10.23 $10.68
Bowling $3.98 $14.67

Detailed Long Beach Groceries Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Long Beach Mississippi
Ground Beef $3.59 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.11 $1.39
Milk $2.32 $2.05

Detailed Long Beach Health Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Long Beach Mississippi
Haircut $14.78 $18.62
Beauty Salon $31.68 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.56 $2.34

Detailed Long Beach Transportation Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Long Beach Mississippi
Potatoes $3.29 $3.29
Pizza $10.43 $10.62
Beer $8.0 $9.38
Optometrist $87.83 $108.57
Doctor $87.58 $116.17
Dentist $87.5 $99.13

Detailed Long Beach Utilities Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Long Beach Mississippi
Gasoline $2.05 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.72 $50.07
All Electricity $114.1 $167.67
Phone $35.39 $175.64

Long Beach SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Long Beach

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Long Beach
Gulfport, MS 71,660 89 1.0x
Biloxi, MS 46,042 93 1.0x
D'Iberville, MS 13,766 91 1.0x
Bay St. Louis, MS 13,539 91 1.0x
St. Martin, MS 8,211 90 1.0x
Diamondhead, MS 8,076 97 1.1x
Waveland, MS 6,352 87 1.0x
Pass Christian, MS 6,079 93 1.0x

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