Paris, TN Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
81
Paris's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
15 out of 105
In Tennessee
305 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 Paris is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Paris, TN?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Paris has an overall cost of living index of 81 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Tennessee, Paris has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Tennessee's index of 89.

The standard of living in Paris ranks as #305 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Tennessee. By definition, that implies Paris ranks as the #6,102 most expensive place in the Volunteer State.

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Paris Cost Of Living Vs. Tennessee

Living Expense Paris Tennessee National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 96 93 100
Groceries 91 95 100
Health 83 89 100
Housing 52 80 100
Transportation 90 88 100
Utilities 97 96 100
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Paris Cost of Living Vs. TN

Paris, 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.

$94,700
Median Home Value
$643
Median Rent
$30,902
Median Income
Statistic Paris Tennessee United States
Median Home Value $94,700 $167,200 $217,500
Median Rent $643 $869 $1,062
Median Income $30,902 $53,320 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.1x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Paris Services Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Paris Tennessee
Shampoo $0.89 $1.01
Movie $9.33 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Paris Groceries Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Paris Tennessee
Ground Beef $4.1 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.14 $1.4
Milk $1.83 $1.96

Detailed Paris Health Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Paris Tennessee
Haircut $18.67 $17.49
Beauty Salon $34.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.76 $2.32

Detailed Paris Transportation Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Paris Tennessee
Potatoes $2.72 $3.18
Pizza $11.49 $10.39
Beer $9.74 $9.23
Optometrist $92.0 $106.34
Doctor $129.17 $115.25
Dentist $64.0 $98.38

Detailed Paris Utilities Costs Vs. Tennessee

Item Paris Tennessee
Gasoline $2.35 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.5 $48.9
All Electricity $158.37 $167.6
Phone $182.13 $163.42

Paris SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Paris

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Paris
Murray, KY 19,171 92 1.1x
Martin, TN 10,635 85 1.0x
Mayfield, KY 9,867 85 1.0x
Humboldt, TN 8,169 80 1.0x
Lexington, TN 7,848 84 1.0x
Milan, TN 7,672 84 1.0x
McKenzie, TN 5,328 82 1.0x

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