St. Martinville, LA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
St. Martinville'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 St. Martinville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in St. Martinville, LA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, St. Martinville has an overall cost of living index of 81 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Louisiana, St. Martinville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Louisiana's index of 92.

The standard of living in St. Martinville ranks as #305 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Louisiana. By definition, that implies St. Martinville ranks as the #6102 most expensive place in the Pelican State.

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St. Martinville Cost Of Living Vs. Louisiana

Living Expense St. Martinville Louisiana National Average
Overall 81 92 100
Services 94 96 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 90 98 100
Housing 44 81 100
Transportation 105 99 100
Utilities 88 88 100
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St. Martinville, LA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Louisiana, 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 St. Martinville Louisiana United States
Median Home Value $89,800 $157,800 $204,900
Median Rent $583 $850 $1,023
Median Income $27,003 $47,942 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.3x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around St. Martinville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. St. Martinville
Lafayette, LA 126,515 95 1.2x
New Iberia, LA 29,992 86 1.1x
Youngsville, LA 12,753 104 1.3x
Broussard, LA 11,412 97 1.2x
Carencro, LA 8,775 90 1.1x
Scott, LA 8,761 92 1.1x
Breaux Bridge, LA 8,299 93 1.1x
Jeanerette, LA 5,410 80 1.0x

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