Pecos, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
79
Pecos's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
52 out of 403
In Texas
161 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 Pecos is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pecos, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pecos has an overall cost of living index of 79 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Pecos ranks as #161 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Pecos ranks as the #6,245 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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Pecos Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Pecos Texas National Average
Overall 79 91 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 103 97 100
Housing 42 83 100
Transportation 99 94 100
Utilities 99 102 100
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Pecos Cost of Living Vs. TX

Pecos, 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.

$68,200
Median Home Value
$854
Median Rent
$60,582
Median Income
Statistic Pecos Texas United States
Median Home Value $68,200 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $854 $1,045 $1,062
Median Income $60,582 $61,874 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Pecos Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pecos Texas
Shampoo $1.01 $1.01
Movie $10.54 $10.72
Bowling $12.5 $13.86

Detailed Pecos Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pecos Texas
Ground Beef $3.99 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.18 $1.4
Milk $1.66 $1.96

Detailed Pecos Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pecos Texas
Haircut $16.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $36.25 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.13 $2.32

Detailed Pecos Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pecos Texas
Potatoes $2.26 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $10.11 $9.23
Optometrist $126.25 $106.34
Doctor $133.5 $115.25
Dentist $90.0 $98.38

Detailed Pecos Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item Pecos Texas
Gasoline $2.6 $2.59
Tire Balancing $49.5 $48.9
All Electricity $163.63 $167.6
Phone $181.52 $163.42

Pecos SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
9

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