Kaufman, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
92
Kaufman'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 Kaufman is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Kaufman, TX?

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

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

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

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Kaufman Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Kaufman Texas National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 109 95 100
Groceries 101 90 100
Health 108 97 100
Housing 59 83 100
Transportation 99 94 100
Utilities 108 102 100
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Kaufman Cost of Living Vs. TX

Kaufman, 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.

$93,900
Median Home Value
$946
Median Rent
$46,793
Median Income
Statistic Kaufman Texas United States
Median Home Value $93,900 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $946 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $46,793 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.0x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Kaufman Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kaufman Texas
Shampoo $1.07 $1.01
Movie $11.8 $10.72
Bowling $18.38 $13.86

Detailed Kaufman Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kaufman Texas
Ground Beef $4.14 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.4
Milk $1.98 $1.96

Detailed Kaufman Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kaufman Texas
Haircut $29.2 $17.49
Beauty Salon $47.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.18 $2.32

Detailed Kaufman Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kaufman Texas
Potatoes $3.55 $3.18
Pizza $9.23 $10.39
Beer $9.63 $9.23
Optometrist $89.5 $106.34
Doctor $120.57 $115.25
Dentist $119.6 $98.38

Detailed Kaufman Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kaufman Texas
Gasoline $2.5 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.3 $48.9
All Electricity $191.05 $167.6
Phone $182.64 $163.42

Kaufman SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
3
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Kaufman

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Kaufman
Plano, TX 287,064 112 1.2x
McKinney, TX 182,055 102 1.1x
Frisco, TX 177,020 111 1.2x
Carrollton, TX 135,834 103 1.1x
Richardson, TX 116,432 107 1.2x
Allen, TX 101,699 104 1.1x
The Colony, TX 43,005 102 1.1x
Coppell, TX 41,645 122 1.3x
University Park, TX 25,036 216 2.3x
Murphy, TX 20,612 127 1.4x

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