Mount Pleasant, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
Mount Pleasant's Overall Cost Of Living
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 Mount Pleasant is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Mount Pleasant, TX?

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

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

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

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Mount Pleasant Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Mount Pleasant Texas National Average
Overall 83 94 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 90 89 100
Health 94 95 100
Housing 55 83 100
Transportation 92 89 100
Utilities 92 101 100
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Mount Pleasant Cost of Living Vs. TX

Mount Pleasant, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Mount Pleasant Texas United States
Median Home Value $101,500 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $718 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $50,879 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.0x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Mount Pleasant Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Mount Pleasant Texas
Shampoo $1.12 $1.06
Movie $10.04 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Mount Pleasant Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Mount Pleasant Texas
Ground Beef $3.66 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.17 $1.39
Milk $1.6 $2.05

Detailed Mount Pleasant Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Mount Pleasant Texas
Haircut $16.49 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.7 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.19 $2.34

Detailed Mount Pleasant Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Mount Pleasant Texas
Potatoes $2.61 $3.29
Pizza $9.39 $10.62
Beer $9.67 $9.38
Optometrist $115.37 $108.57
Doctor $88.53 $116.17
Dentist $96.91 $99.13

Detailed Mount Pleasant Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Mount Pleasant Texas
Gasoline $1.99 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.15 $50.07
All Electricity $141.08 $167.67
Phone $185.48 $175.64

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Mount Pleasant

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Mount Pleasant
Longview, TX 82,183 88 1.1x
Paris, TX 24,814 79 1.0x
Sulphur Springs, TX 16,091 85 1.0x

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