According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Ocean Springs has an overall cost of living index of 92 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Mississippi, Ocean Springs has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Mississippi's index of 82.
The standard of living in Ocean Springs ranks as #1,974 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Ocean Springs ranks as the #4,444 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.
|Living Expense||Ocean Springs||Mississippi||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Ocean Springs|
|Moss Point, MS||13,396||84||0.9x|
|Gulf Hills, MS||8,824||94||1.0x|
|St. Martin, MS||8,211||90||1.0x|
|Gulf Park Estates, MS||6,238||93||1.0x|