Lake Jackson, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
96
Lake Jackson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
281 out of 405
In Texas
2,601 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 Lake Jackson is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lake Jackson, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lake Jackson has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Lake Jackson has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Lake Jackson ranks as #2,601 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Lake Jackson ranks as the #3,818 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Lake Jackson Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Lake Jackson Texas National Average
Overall 96 94 100
Services 101 98 100
Groceries 93 89 100
Health 99 95 100
Housing 85 83 100
Transportation 98 89 100
Utilities 109 101 100
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Lake Jackson Cost of Living Vs. TX

Lake Jackson, 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.

$200,800
Median Home Value
$1,217
Median Rent
$81,207
Median Income
Statistic Lake Jackson Texas United States
Median Home Value $200,800 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,217 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $81,207 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Lake Jackson Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Lake Jackson Texas
Shampoo $0.96 $1.06
Movie $9.78 $10.68
Bowling $20.8 $14.67

Detailed Lake Jackson Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Lake Jackson Texas
Ground Beef $4.05 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.13 $1.39
Milk $1.58 $2.05

Detailed Lake Jackson Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Lake Jackson Texas
Haircut $19.27 $18.62
Beauty Salon $61.37 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.25 $2.34

Detailed Lake Jackson Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Lake Jackson Texas
Potatoes $2.87 $3.29
Pizza $9.65 $10.62
Beer $9.84 $9.38
Optometrist $119.84 $108.57
Doctor $88.11 $116.17
Dentist $111.03 $99.13

Detailed Lake Jackson Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Lake Jackson Texas
Gasoline $1.92 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.85 $50.07
All Electricity $199.99 $167.67
Phone $183.98 $175.64

Lake Jackson SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lake Jackson

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lake Jackson
Sugar Land, TX 118,563 117 1.2x
Friendswood, TX 39,893 109 1.1x
Mission Bend, TX 38,693 97 1.0x
Deer Park, TX 33,599 97 1.0x
Angleton, TX 19,371 87 0.9x
Bellaire, TX 18,862 173 1.8x
West University Place, TX 15,589 195 2.0x
Freeport, TX 12,184 83 0.9x
Clute, TX 11,655 87 0.9x
Four Corners, TX 11,634 101 1.1x

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