Vicksburg, MS Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
82
Vicksburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
24 out of 69
In Mississippi
377 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 Vicksburg is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Vicksburg, MS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Vicksburg has an overall cost of living index of 82 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Vicksburg ranks as #377 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Mississippi. By definition, that implies Vicksburg ranks as the #6,041 most expensive place in the Magnolia State.

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Vicksburg Cost Of Living Vs. Mississippi

Living Expense Vicksburg Mississippi National Average
Overall 82 82 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 90 94 100
Health 88 90 100
Housing 54 64 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 106 97 100
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Vicksburg Cost of Living Vs. MS

Vicksburg, 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.

$111,100
Median Home Value
$708
Median Rent
$34,242
Median Income
Statistic Vicksburg Mississippi United States
Median Home Value $111,100 $125,500 $229,800
Median Rent $708 $789 $1,096
Median Income $34,242 $46,511 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Vicksburg Services Costs Vs. Mississippi

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

Detailed Vicksburg Groceries Costs Vs. Mississippi

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

Detailed Vicksburg Health Costs Vs. Mississippi

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

Detailed Vicksburg Transportation Costs Vs. Mississippi

Item Vicksburg 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 Vicksburg Utilities Costs Vs. Mississippi

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

Vicksburg SnackAbility

1
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Vicksburg

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Vicksburg
Jackson, MS 163,778 83 1.0x
Pearl, MS 26,462 88 1.1x
Madison, MS 25,650 107 1.3x
Clinton, MS 24,797 93 1.1x
Ridgeland, MS 24,194 95 1.2x
Byram, MS 11,519 92 1.1x
Flowood, MS 9,213 94 1.1x
Richland, MS 7,203 89 1.1x
Tallulah, LA 6,722 75 0.9x

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