Buda, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
99
Buda's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
308 out of 405
In Texas
3,027 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 Buda is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Buda, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Buda has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Buda has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Buda ranks as #3,027 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Buda ranks as the #3,392 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Buda Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Buda Texas National Average
Overall 99 94 100
Services 105 98 100
Groceries 94 89 100
Health 108 95 100
Housing 107 83 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 94 101 100
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Buda Cost of Living Vs. TX

Buda, 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.

$279,000
Median Home Value
$1,487
Median Rent
$84,074
Median Income
Statistic Buda Texas United States
Median Home Value $279,000 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,487 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $84,074 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Buda Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Buda Texas
Shampoo $0.9 $1.06
Movie $10.53 $10.68
Bowling $20.47 $14.67

Detailed Buda Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Buda Texas
Ground Beef $3.43 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.02 $1.39
Milk $1.84 $2.05

Detailed Buda Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Buda Texas
Haircut $28.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $50.41 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.23 $2.34

Detailed Buda Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Buda Texas
Potatoes $3.6 $3.29
Pizza $11.4 $10.62
Beer $10.12 $9.38
Optometrist $114.0 $108.57
Doctor $117.55 $116.17
Dentist $121.27 $99.13

Detailed Buda Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Buda Texas
Gasoline $2.0 $2.22
Tire Balancing $44.18 $50.07
All Electricity $150.76 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

Buda SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Buda

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Buda
Round Rock, TX 128,812 100 1.0x
Cedar Park, TX 77,181 101 1.0x
Georgetown, TX 75,470 100 1.0x
Pflugerville, TX 63,610 96 1.0x
Leander, TX 60,613 99 1.0x
Kyle, TX 45,828 99 1.0x
Cibolo, TX 30,333 103 1.0x
Converse, TX 27,582 92 0.9x
Hutto, TX 26,778 95 1.0x
Brushy Creek, TX 18,593 103 1.0x

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