Richland, MS Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
89
Richland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
45 out of 69
In Mississippi
1,460 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 Richland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Richland, MS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Richland has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Richland ranks as #1,460 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Richland ranks as the #4,958 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.

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Richland Cost Of Living Vs. Mississippi

Living Expense Richland Mississippi National Average
Overall 89 82 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 87 94 100
Health 90 90 100
Housing 72 64 100
Transportation 88 89 100
Utilities 105 97 100
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Richland Cost of Living Vs. MS

Richland, 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.

$114,600
Median Home Value
$938
Median Rent
$47,061
Median Income
Statistic Richland Mississippi United States
Median Home Value $114,600 $125,500 $229,800
Median Rent $938 $789 $1,096
Median Income $47,061 $46,511 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Richland Services Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Richland Mississippi
Shampoo $0.76 $1.06
Movie $9.08 $10.68
Bowling $7.08 $14.67

Detailed Richland Groceries Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Richland Mississippi
Ground Beef $5.35 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.05 $1.39
Milk $1.78 $2.05

Detailed Richland Health Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Richland Mississippi
Haircut $13.32 $18.62
Beauty Salon $23.38 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.06 $2.34

Detailed Richland Transportation Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Richland Mississippi
Potatoes $2.36 $3.29
Pizza $9.32 $10.62
Beer $9.72 $9.38
Optometrist $83.0 $108.57
Doctor $90.5 $116.17
Dentist $86.63 $99.13

Detailed Richland Utilities Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Richland Mississippi
Gasoline $2.01 $2.22
Tire Balancing $37.66 $50.07
All Electricity $122.36 $167.67
Phone $40.59 $175.64

Richland SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Richland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Richland
Jackson, MS 163,778 83 0.9x
Pearl, MS 26,462 88 1.0x
Madison, MS 25,650 107 1.2x
Clinton, MS 24,797 93 1.0x
Ridgeland, MS 24,194 95 1.1x
Brandon, MS 24,088 95 1.1x
Byram, MS 11,519 92 1.0x
Flowood, MS 9,213 94 1.1x

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