Kermit, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
79
Kermit's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
52 out of 403
In Texas
161 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 Kermit is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Kermit, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Kermit has an overall cost of living index of 79 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Kermit ranks as #161 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Kermit ranks as the #6,245 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Kermit Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Kermit Texas National Average
Overall 79 91 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 103 97 100
Housing 41 83 100
Transportation 99 94 100
Utilities 99 102 100
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Kermit Cost of Living Vs. TX

Kermit, 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.

$59,600
Median Home Value
$858
Median Rent
$54,267
Median Income
Statistic Kermit Texas United States
Median Home Value $59,600 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $858 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $54,267 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Kermit Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kermit Texas
Shampoo $1.01 $1.01
Movie $10.54 $10.72
Bowling $12.5 $13.86

Detailed Kermit Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kermit Texas
Ground Beef $3.99 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.18 $1.4
Milk $1.66 $1.96

Detailed Kermit Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kermit Texas
Haircut $16.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $36.25 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.13 $2.32

Detailed Kermit Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kermit Texas
Potatoes $2.26 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $10.11 $9.23
Optometrist $126.25 $106.34
Doctor $133.5 $115.25
Dentist $90.0 $98.38

Detailed Kermit Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Kermit Texas
Gasoline $2.6 $2.59
Tire Balancing $49.5 $48.9
All Electricity $163.63 $167.6
Phone $181.52 $163.42

Kermit SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
3
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Kermit

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Kermit
Odessa, TX 119,702 90 1.1x
West Odessa, TX 25,962 84 1.1x
Andrews, TX 13,653 91 1.2x
Monahans, TX 7,618 85 1.1x

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