West Odessa, TX Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
West Odessa's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
116 out of 405
In Texas
629 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 West Odessa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in West Odessa, TX?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, West Odessa has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in West Odessa ranks as #629 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies West Odessa ranks as the #5,789 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

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West Odessa Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense West Odessa Texas National Average
Overall 84 94 100
Services 94 98 100
Groceries 92 89 100
Health 102 95 100
Housing 59 83 100
Transportation 97 89 100
Utilities 97 101 100
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West Odessa Cost of Living Vs. TX

West Odessa, 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 West Odessa Texas United States
Median Home Value $101,500 $187,200 $229,800
Median Rent $904 $1,082 $1,096
Median Income $62,438 $63,826 $64,994
Home Value To Income 1.6x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed West Odessa Services Costs Vs. Texas

Item West Odessa Texas
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $9.38 $10.68
Bowling $12.5 $14.67

Detailed West Odessa Groceries Costs Vs. Texas

Item West Odessa Texas
Ground Beef $3.98 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.15 $1.39
Milk $1.73 $2.05

Detailed West Odessa Health Costs Vs. Texas

Item West Odessa Texas
Haircut $19.2 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.27 $2.34

Detailed West Odessa Transportation Costs Vs. Texas

Item West Odessa Texas
Potatoes $1.97 $3.29
Pizza $12.33 $10.62
Beer $10.43 $9.38
Optometrist $122.5 $108.57
Doctor $136.25 $116.17
Dentist $90.0 $99.13

Detailed West Odessa Utilities Costs Vs. Texas

Item West Odessa Texas
Gasoline $2.06 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.53 $50.07
All Electricity $164.79 $167.67
Phone $184.35 $175.64

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around West Odessa

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. West Odessa
Midland, TX 141,194 102 1.2x
Odessa, TX 122,630 90 1.1x
Andrews, TX 13,797 90 1.1x
Kermit, TX 6,283 80 1.0x

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