Highland Park, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
235
Highland Park's Overall Cost Of Living
2.4x
Higher Than The National Average
405 out of 405
In Texas
6,372 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 Highland Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Highland Park, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Highland Park has an overall cost of living index of 235 which is 2.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Highland Park has a cost of living index that's 2.5x higher than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Highland Park ranks as #6,378 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Highland Park ranks as the #41 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Highland Park Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Highland Park Texas National Average
Overall 235 94 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 101 89 100
Health 112 95 100
Housing 542 83 100
Transportation 91 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100
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Highland Park Cost of Living Vs. TX

Highland Park, 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.

$1,451,300
Median Home Value
$2,328
Median Rent
$218,611
Median Income
Statistic Highland Park Texas United States
Median Home Value $1,451,300 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $2,328 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $218,611 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 6.6x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Highland Park Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Highland Park Texas
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $11.18 $10.68
Bowling $21.14 $14.67

Detailed Highland Park Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Highland Park Texas
Ground Beef $4.42 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.39
Milk $1.97 $2.05

Detailed Highland Park Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Highland Park Texas
Haircut $27.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $44.45 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.57 $2.34

Detailed Highland Park Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Highland Park 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 Highland Park Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

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

Highland Park SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Highland Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Highland Park
Dallas, TX 1,338,846 96 0.4x
Plano, TX 288,870 114 0.5x
Irving, TX 240,475 97 0.4x
Garland, TX 238,622 97 0.4x
Mesquite, TX 142,429 93 0.4x
Carrollton, TX 137,319 105 0.4x
Richardson, TX 118,583 110 0.5x
Lewisville, TX 107,740 100 0.4x
Grapevine, TX 54,151 109 0.5x
Bedford, TX 49,145 97 0.4x

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