Alamo Heights, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
136
Alamo Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
394 out of 405
In Texas
5,458 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 Alamo Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Alamo Heights, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Alamo Heights has an overall cost of living index of 136 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Alamo Heights has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Alamo Heights ranks as #5,461 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Alamo Heights ranks as the #958 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Alamo Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Alamo Heights Texas National Average
Overall 136 94 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 89 89 100
Health 87 95 100
Housing 237 83 100
Transportation 93 89 100
Utilities 90 101 100
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Alamo Heights Cost of Living Vs. TX

Alamo Heights, TX Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Texas, 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.

$614,000
Median Home Value
$1,425
Median Rent
$147,475
Median Income
Statistic Alamo Heights Texas United States
Median Home Value $614,000 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,425 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $147,475 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.2x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.12x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Alamo Heights Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Alamo Heights Texas
Shampoo $0.89 $1.06
Movie $8.83 $10.68
Bowling $16.64 $14.67

Detailed Alamo Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Alamo Heights Texas
Ground Beef $4.0 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.01 $1.39
Milk $1.63 $2.05

Detailed Alamo Heights Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Alamo Heights Texas
Haircut $22.97 $18.62
Beauty Salon $45.96 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.16 $2.34

Detailed Alamo Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Alamo Heights Texas
Potatoes $2.44 $3.29
Pizza $11.33 $10.62
Beer $9.43 $9.38
Optometrist $97.83 $108.57
Doctor $86.07 $116.17
Dentist $87.61 $99.13

Detailed Alamo Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Alamo Heights Texas
Gasoline $1.9 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.7 $50.07
All Electricity $133.5 $167.67
Phone $184.32 $175.64

Alamo Heights SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Alamo Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Alamo Heights
San Antonio, TX 1,529,133 89 0.7x
Schertz, TX 42,433 95 0.7x
Cibolo, TX 30,333 103 0.8x
Converse, TX 27,582 92 0.7x
Timberwood Park, TX 25,003 113 0.8x
Live Oak, TX 16,118 90 0.7x
Leon Valley, TX 12,279 91 0.7x
Kirby, TX 8,709 86 0.6x
Windcrest, TX 5,854 97 0.7x
Terrell Hills, TX 5,409 152 1.1x

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