Muleshoe, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
78
Muleshoe's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
41 out of 403
In Texas
110 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 Muleshoe is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Muleshoe, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Muleshoe has an overall cost of living index of 78 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Muleshoe ranks as #110 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Muleshoe ranks as the #6,297 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Muleshoe Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Muleshoe Texas National Average
Overall 78 91 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 95 90 100
Health 100 97 100
Housing 43 83 100
Transportation 85 94 100
Utilities 86 102 100
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Muleshoe Cost of Living Vs. TX

Muleshoe, 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.

$67,000
Median Home Value
$691
Median Rent
$51,727
Median Income
Statistic Muleshoe Texas United States
Median Home Value $67,000 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $691 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $51,727 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.3x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Muleshoe Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Muleshoe Texas
Shampoo $0.82 $1.01
Movie $10.31 $10.72
Bowling $17.0 $13.86

Detailed Muleshoe Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Muleshoe Texas
Ground Beef $4.28 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.2 $1.4
Milk $2.03 $1.96

Detailed Muleshoe Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Muleshoe Texas
Haircut $14.4 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.24 $2.32

Detailed Muleshoe Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Muleshoe Texas
Potatoes $2.84 $3.18
Pizza $9.0 $10.39
Beer $9.67 $9.23
Optometrist $99.0 $106.34
Doctor $116.5 $115.25
Dentist $96.33 $98.38

Detailed Muleshoe Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Muleshoe Texas
Gasoline $2.35 $2.59
Tire Balancing $38.48 $48.9
All Electricity $125.93 $167.6
Phone $181.89 $163.42

Muleshoe SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Muleshoe

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Muleshoe
Clovis, NM 38,891 88 1.1x
Hereford, TX 14,815 79 1.0x
Levelland, TX 13,596 81 1.0x
Portales, NM 11,854 86 1.1x
Littlefield, TX 5,956 79 1.0x

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