Pampa, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
78
Pampa'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 Pampa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pampa, TX?

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

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

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

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Pampa Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Pampa Texas National Average
Overall 78 91 100
Services 90 95 100
Groceries 92 90 100
Health 88 97 100
Housing 51 83 100
Transportation 81 94 100
Utilities 90 102 100
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Pampa Cost of Living Vs. TX

Pampa, 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.

$76,600
Median Home Value
$749
Median Rent
$46,432
Median Income
Statistic Pampa Texas United States
Median Home Value $76,600 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $749 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $46,432 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.6x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Pampa Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pampa Texas
Shampoo $0.81 $1.01
Movie $10.13 $10.72
Bowling $11.67 $13.86

Detailed Pampa Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pampa Texas
Ground Beef $3.79 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.03 $1.4
Milk $2.09 $1.96

Detailed Pampa Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pampa Texas
Haircut $21.43 $17.49
Beauty Salon $29.17 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.98 $2.32

Detailed Pampa Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pampa Texas
Potatoes $3.0 $3.18
Pizza $10.0 $10.39
Beer $9.99 $9.23
Optometrist $70.56 $106.34
Doctor $106.88 $115.25
Dentist $86.25 $98.38

Detailed Pampa Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pampa Texas
Gasoline $2.35 $2.59
Tire Balancing $33.33 $48.9
All Electricity $135.64 $167.6
Phone $182.64 $163.42

Pampa SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

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