Beaumont, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
88
Beaumont's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
184 out of 403
In Texas
1,324 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 Beaumont is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Beaumont, TX?

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

Compared to only Texas, Beaumont has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Texas's index of 91.

The standard of living in Beaumont ranks as #1,324 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Beaumont ranks as the #5,083 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Beaumont Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Beaumont Texas National Average
Overall 88 91 100
Services 100 95 100
Groceries 90 90 100
Health 96 97 100
Housing 63 83 100
Transportation 104 94 100
Utilities 99 102 100
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Beaumont Cost of Living Vs. TX

Beaumont, 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.

$113,600
Median Home Value
$868
Median Rent
$50,632
Median Income
Statistic Beaumont Texas United States
Median Home Value $113,600 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $868 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $50,632 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.2x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Beaumont Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Beaumont Texas
Shampoo $0.85 $1.01
Movie $9.93 $10.72
Bowling $12.5 $13.86

Detailed Beaumont Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Beaumont Texas
Ground Beef $3.92 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.0 $1.4
Milk $1.83 $1.96

Detailed Beaumont Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Beaumont Texas
Haircut $16.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.33 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.01 $2.32

Detailed Beaumont Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Beaumont Texas
Potatoes $3.48 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $9.82 $9.23
Optometrist $97.33 $106.34
Doctor $105.32 $115.25
Dentist $96.0 $98.38

Detailed Beaumont Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Beaumont Texas
Gasoline $2.47 $2.59
Tire Balancing $60.0 $48.9
All Electricity $166.87 $167.6
Phone $179.64 $163.42

Beaumont SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Beaumont

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Beaumont
Nederland, TX 17,357 92 1.0x
Groves, TX 15,662 88 1.0x
Port Neches, TX 12,782 93 1.1x
Lumberton, TX 12,692 95 1.1x
Vidor, TX 10,725 85 1.0x

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