Joshua, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
92
Joshua's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
241 out of 403
In Texas
2,059 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 Joshua is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Joshua, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Joshua has an overall cost of living index of 92 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Joshua has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Texas's index of 91.

The standard of living in Joshua ranks as #2,060 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Joshua ranks as the #4,346 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Joshua Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Joshua Texas National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 93 90 100
Health 102 97 100
Housing 79 83 100
Transportation 100 94 100
Utilities 107 102 100
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Joshua Cost of Living Vs. TX

Joshua, 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.

$182,000
Median Home Value
$991
Median Rent
$57,042
Median Income
Statistic Joshua Texas United States
Median Home Value $182,000 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $991 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $57,042 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Joshua Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Joshua Texas
Shampoo $1.03 $1.01
Movie $10.29 $10.72
Bowling $20.6 $13.86

Detailed Joshua Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Joshua Texas
Ground Beef $4.82 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.53 $1.4
Milk $1.45 $1.96

Detailed Joshua Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Joshua Texas
Haircut $23.71 $17.49
Beauty Salon $47.33 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.82 $2.32

Detailed Joshua Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Joshua Texas
Potatoes $2.57 $3.18
Pizza $8.12 $10.39
Beer $8.98 $9.23
Optometrist $101.6 $106.34
Doctor $107.1 $115.25
Dentist $107.4 $98.38

Detailed Joshua Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Joshua Texas
Gasoline $2.5 $2.59
Tire Balancing $54.0 $48.9
All Electricity $188.08 $167.6
Phone $181.89 $163.42

Joshua SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Joshua

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Joshua
Mansfield, TX 69,557 103 1.1x
Burleson, TX 45,862 96 1.0x
Cleburne, TX 30,289 88 1.0x
Benbrook, TX 23,215 94 1.0x
Crowley, TX 15,439 92 1.0x
Rendon, TX 13,150 101 1.1x
Forest Hill, TX 12,994 88 1.0x
Keene, TX 6,396 89 1.0x

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