Brentwood, TN Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
148
Brentwood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
105 out of 105
In Tennessee
5,794 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Brentwood is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Brentwood, TN?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Brentwood has an overall cost of living index of 148 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Tennessee, Brentwood has a cost of living index that's 1.7x higher than Tennessee's index of 89.

The standard of living in Brentwood ranks as #5,798 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Tennessee. By definition, that implies Brentwood ranks as the #609 most expensive place in the Volunteer State.

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Brentwood Cost Of Living Vs. Tennessee

Living Expense Brentwood Tennessee National Average
Overall 148 89 100
Services 97 93 100
Groceries 98 95 100
Health 92 89 100
Housing 271 80 100
Transportation 91 88 100
Utilities 93 96 100
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Brentwood Cost of Living Vs. TN

Brentwood, TN Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Tennessee, 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.

$655,400
Median Home Value
$2,085
Median Rent
$168,688
Median Income
Statistic Brentwood Tennessee United States
Median Home Value $655,400 $167,200 $217,500
Median Rent $2,085 $869 $1,062
Median Income $168,688 $53,320 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.9x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Brentwood Services Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Brentwood Tennessee
Shampoo $1.0 $1.01
Movie $10.73 $10.72
Bowling $17.75 $13.86

Detailed Brentwood Groceries Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Brentwood Tennessee
Ground Beef $4.22 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.61 $1.4
Milk $2.09 $1.96

Detailed Brentwood Health Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Brentwood Tennessee
Haircut $15.67 $17.49
Beauty Salon $37.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $4.49 $2.32

Detailed Brentwood Transportation Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Brentwood Tennessee
Potatoes $2.97 $3.18
Pizza $10.14 $10.39
Beer $9.99 $9.23
Optometrist $100.25 $106.34
Doctor $104.0 $115.25
Dentist $101.67 $98.38

Detailed Brentwood Utilities Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Brentwood Tennessee
Gasoline $2.52 $2.59
Tire Balancing $40.95 $48.9
All Electricity $148.56 $167.6
Phone $178.95 $163.42

Brentwood SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Brentwood

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Brentwood
Franklin, TN 77,939 117 0.8x
Smyrna, TN 49,552 93 0.6x
Spring Hill, TN 39,711 101 0.7x
La Vergne, TN 35,411 92 0.6x
Fairview, TN 8,762 95 0.6x
Nolensville, TN 8,390 121 0.8x

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