Sunland Park, NM Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
Sunland Park's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
22 out of 44
In New Mexico
1,278 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 Sunland Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sunland Park, NM?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Sunland Park has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Mexico, Sunland Park has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than New Mexico's index of 92.

The standard of living in Sunland Park ranks as #1,278 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Mexico. By definition, that implies Sunland Park ranks as the #5,140 most expensive place in the Land of Enchantment.

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Sunland Park Cost Of Living Vs. New Mexico

Living Expense Sunland Park New Mexico National Average
Overall 88 92 100
Services 98 92 100
Groceries 109 94 100
Health 96 98 100
Housing 61 87 100
Transportation 102 88 100
Utilities 89 91 100
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Sunland Park Cost of Living Vs. NM

Sunland Park, NM Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New Mexico, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Sunland Park New Mexico United States
Median Home Value $130,200 $175,700 $229,800
Median Rent $573 $857 $1,096
Median Income $33,342 $51,243 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.9x 3.4x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Sunland Park Services Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Sunland Park New Mexico
Shampoo $1.37 $1.06
Movie $10.03 $10.68
Bowling $14.85 $14.67

Detailed Sunland Park Groceries Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Sunland Park New Mexico
Ground Beef $4.27 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.02 $1.39
Milk $2.67 $2.05

Detailed Sunland Park Health Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Sunland Park New Mexico
Haircut $17.06 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.42 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.2 $2.34

Detailed Sunland Park Transportation Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Sunland Park New Mexico
Potatoes $4.21 $3.29
Pizza $10.27 $10.62
Beer $9.96 $9.38
Optometrist $87.16 $108.57
Doctor $133.61 $116.17
Dentist $82.94 $99.13

Detailed Sunland Park Utilities Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Sunland Park New Mexico
Gasoline $2.15 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.13 $50.07
All Electricity $139.01 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sunland Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sunland Park
El Paso, TX 679,879 88 1.0x
Las Cruces, NM 102,950 89 1.0x
Socorro, TX 34,329 86 1.0x
Chaparral, NM 13,744 85 1.0x
Fort Bliss, TX 12,709 110 1.2x
Anthony, NM 9,283 85 1.0x
Santa Teresa, NM 6,553 93 1.1x
Anthony, TX 5,210 86 1.0x

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