Farmers Branch, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
100
Farmers Branch's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
315 out of 405
In Texas
3,149 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 Farmers Branch is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Farmers Branch, TX?

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

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

The standard of living in Farmers Branch ranks as #3,149 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Farmers Branch ranks as the #3,269 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Farmers Branch Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Farmers Branch Texas National Average
Overall 100 94 100
Services 107 98 100
Groceries 102 89 100
Health 113 95 100
Housing 92 83 100
Transportation 92 89 100
Utilities 106 101 100
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Farmers Branch Cost of Living Vs. TX

Farmers Branch, 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.

$210,600
Median Home Value
$1,423
Median Rent
$73,695
Median Income
Statistic Farmers Branch Texas United States
Median Home Value $210,600 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,423 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $73,695 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Farmers Branch Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Farmers Branch Texas
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $11.18 $10.68
Bowling $21.14 $14.67

Detailed Farmers Branch Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Farmers Branch Texas
Ground Beef $4.42 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.39
Milk $1.97 $2.05

Detailed Farmers Branch Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Farmers Branch Texas
Haircut $27.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $44.45 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.57 $2.34

Detailed Farmers Branch Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Farmers Branch Texas
Potatoes $3.62 $3.29
Pizza $9.44 $10.62
Beer $10.12 $9.38
Optometrist $97.86 $108.57
Doctor $121.08 $116.17
Dentist $133.84 $99.13

Detailed Farmers Branch Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Farmers Branch Texas
Gasoline $1.92 $2.22
Tire Balancing $53.65 $50.07
All Electricity $188.78 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

Farmers Branch SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Farmers Branch

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Farmers Branch
Plano, TX 288,870 114 1.1x
Irving, TX 240,475 97 1.0x
Frisco, TX 188,387 120 1.2x
Carrollton, TX 137,319 105 1.1x
Richardson, TX 118,583 110 1.1x
Lewisville, TX 107,740 100 1.0x
Allen, TX 104,040 110 1.1x
Flower Mound, TX 78,854 117 1.2x
The Colony, TX 43,791 102 1.0x
Coppell, TX 41,494 121 1.2x

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