Helotes, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
107
Helotes's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
359 out of 403
In Texas
3,873 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 Helotes is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Helotes, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Helotes has an overall cost of living index of 107 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Helotes has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Texas's index of 91.

The standard of living in Helotes ranks as #3,874 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Helotes ranks as the #2,532 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Helotes Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Helotes Texas National Average
Overall 107 91 100
Services 99 95 100
Groceries 87 90 100
Health 89 97 100
Housing 139 83 100
Transportation 91 94 100
Utilities 88 102 100
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Helotes Cost of Living Vs. TX

Helotes, 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.

$316,200
Median Home Value
$2,014
Median Rent
$116,875
Median Income
Statistic Helotes Texas United States
Median Home Value $316,200 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $2,014 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $116,875 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Helotes Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Helotes Texas
Shampoo $0.78 $1.01
Movie $10.85 $10.72
Bowling $18.2 $13.86

Detailed Helotes Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Helotes Texas
Ground Beef $3.58 $3.9
Fried Chicken $0.97 $1.4
Milk $1.51 $1.96

Detailed Helotes Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Helotes Texas
Haircut $23.75 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.93 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.87 $2.32

Detailed Helotes Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Helotes Texas
Potatoes $2.47 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $8.88 $9.23
Optometrist $93.39 $106.34
Doctor $87.0 $115.25
Dentist $90.49 $98.38

Detailed Helotes Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Helotes Texas
Gasoline $2.28 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.0 $48.9
All Electricity $131.55 $167.6
Phone $181.89 $163.42

Helotes SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Helotes

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Helotes
San Antonio, TX 1,508,083 88 0.8x
New Braunfels, TX 79,438 92 0.9x
Schertz, TX 41,199 93 0.9x
Cibolo, TX 28,920 100 0.9x
Converse, TX 26,930 90 0.8x
Timberwood Park, TX 24,978 113 1.1x
Kerrville, TX 23,370 91 0.9x
Boerne, TX 15,891 101 0.9x
Live Oak, TX 15,855 89 0.8x
Leon Valley, TX 12,199 91 0.9x

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