Jasper, TX Cost Of Living

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
85
Jasper's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
131 out of 403
In Texas
795 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 Jasper is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Jasper, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Jasper has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Jasper has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Texas's index of 91.

The standard of living in Jasper ranks as #795 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Jasper ranks as the #5,611 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

For more reading on life in Jasper, check out:

Jasper Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Jasper Texas National Average
Overall 85 91 100
Services 100 95 100
Groceries 90 90 100
Health 96 97 100
Housing 54 83 100
Transportation 104 94 100
Utilities 99 102 100
For more reading on cost of living around Texas, check out:
Jasper Cost of Living Vs. TX

Jasper, 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.

$82,000
Median Home Value
$778
Median Rent
$38,132
Median Income
Statistic Jasper Texas United States
Median Home Value $82,000 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $778 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $38,132 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.2x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Jasper Services Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Jasper Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Jasper Health Costs Vs. Texas

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

Detailed Jasper Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Jasper 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 Jasper Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

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

Jasper SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Jasper

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Jasper
Lumberton, TX 12,692 95 1.1x
DeRidder, LA 10,861 86 1.0x
Fort Polk South, LA 9,048 100 1.2x
Leesville, LA 5,891 84 1.0x

Articles About Texas

Enjoy The Snack?