Livingston, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
83
Livingston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
96 out of 405
In Texas
491 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 Livingston is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Livingston, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Livingston has an overall cost of living index of 83 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Livingston has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Texas's index of 94.

The standard of living in Livingston ranks as #491 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Livingston ranks as the #5,927 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Livingston Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Livingston Texas National Average
Overall 83 94 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 91 89 100
Health 103 95 100
Housing 61 83 100
Transportation 85 89 100
Utilities 96 101 100
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Livingston Cost of Living Vs. TX

Livingston, 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.

$108,100
Median Home Value
$759
Median Rent
$42,659
Median Income
Statistic Livingston Texas United States
Median Home Value $108,100 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $759 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $42,659 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Livingston Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Livingston Texas
Shampoo $0.97 $1.06
Movie $11.16 $10.68
Bowling $15.56 $14.67

Detailed Livingston Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Livingston Texas
Ground Beef $4.22 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.06 $1.39
Milk $1.54 $2.05

Detailed Livingston Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Livingston Texas
Haircut $19.05 $18.62
Beauty Salon $41.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.51 $2.34

Detailed Livingston Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Livingston Texas
Potatoes $2.42 $3.29
Pizza $9.52 $10.62
Beer $9.64 $9.38
Optometrist $90.16 $108.57
Doctor $117.34 $116.17
Dentist $113.37 $99.13

Detailed Livingston Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Livingston Texas
Gasoline $1.84 $2.22
Tire Balancing $45.43 $50.07
All Electricity $149.25 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

Livingston SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Livingston

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Livingston
Conroe, TX 88,369 90 1.1x
Huntsville, TX 41,664 88 1.1x
Lufkin, TX 35,336 87 1.0x
West Livingston, TX 7,873 82 1.0x

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