Pearland, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
103
Pearland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
343 out of 403
In Texas
3,523 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 Pearland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pearland, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pearland has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Pearland has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Texas's index of 91.

The standard of living in Pearland ranks as #3,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Pearland ranks as the #2,882 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Pearland Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Pearland Texas National Average
Overall 103 91 100
Services 102 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 92 97 100
Housing 112 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 107 102 100
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Pearland Cost of Living Vs. TX

Pearland, 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.

$244,800
Median Home Value
$1,413
Median Rent
$104,504
Median Income
Statistic Pearland Texas United States
Median Home Value $244,800 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,413 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $104,504 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Pearland Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pearland Texas
Shampoo $0.87 $1.01
Movie $10.26 $10.72
Bowling $19.8 $13.86

Detailed Pearland Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pearland Texas
Ground Beef $3.61 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.22 $1.4
Milk $1.29 $1.96

Detailed Pearland Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pearland Texas
Haircut $18.3 $17.49
Beauty Salon $62.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.99 $2.32

Detailed Pearland Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pearland Texas
Potatoes $2.63 $3.18
Pizza $8.54 $10.39
Beer $9.68 $9.23
Optometrist $122.22 $106.34
Doctor $85.83 $115.25
Dentist $95.7 $98.38

Detailed Pearland Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pearland Texas
Gasoline $2.34 $2.59
Tire Balancing $55.17 $48.9
All Electricity $189.83 $167.6
Phone $181.14 $163.42

Pearland SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Pearland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Pearland
Sugar Land, TX 118,709 117 1.1x
Friendswood, TX 39,688 107 1.0x
La Porte, TX 35,246 94 0.9x
Deer Park, TX 33,855 96 0.9x
Alvin, TX 26,299 90 0.9x
Fresno, TX 25,072 97 0.9x
Sienna Plantation, TX 19,486 124 1.2x
Bellaire, TX 18,815 172 1.7x
South Houston, TX 17,587 86 0.8x
Stafford, TX 17,206 99 1.0x

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