Clanton, AL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Clanton's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Clanton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Clanton, AL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Clanton has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Alabama, Clanton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Alabama's index of 89.

The standard of living in Clanton ranks as #1128 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Alabama. By definition, that implies Clanton ranks as the #5279 most expensive place in the Heart of Dixie.

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Clanton Cost Of Living Vs. Alabama

Living Expense Clanton Alabama National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 100 96 100
Health 83 91 100
Housing 64 72 100
Transportation 92 91 100
Utilities 100 103 100
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Clanton, AL Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Alabama, 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 Clanton Alabama United States
Median Home Value $120,500 $137,200 $204,900
Median Rent $683 $772 $1,023
Median Income $42,180 $48,486 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.19x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Clanton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Clanton
Birmingham, AL 212,021 81 0.9x
Montgomery, AL 200,156 89 1.0x
Prattville, AL 35,657 94 1.1x
Bessemer, AL 26,759 80 0.9x
Selma, AL 18,804 83 1.0x
Millbrook, AL 15,160 92 1.1x
Calera, AL 13,557 89 1.0x
Irondale, AL 12,474 87 1.0x
Sylacauga, AL 12,397 82 0.9x
Fairfield, AL 10,790 81 0.9x

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