Carrollton, TX Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
103
Carrollton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Carrollton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Carrollton, TX?

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

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

The standard of living in Carrollton ranks as #3524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Texas. By definition, that implies Carrollton ranks as the #2882 most expensive place in the Lone Star State.

Carrollton Cost Of Living Vs. Texas

Living Expense Carrollton Texas National Average
Overall 103 91 100
Services 110 95 100
Groceries 97 90 100
Health 78 97 100
Housing 103 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 109 102 100
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Carrollton Cost of Living Vs. TX

Carrollton, 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.

$217,700
Median Home Value
$1,175
Median Rent
$75,820
Median Income
Statistic Carrollton Texas United States
Median Home Value $217,700 $161,700 $204,900
Median Rent $1,175 $998 $1,023
Median Income $75,820 $59,570 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

Carrollton SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Carrollton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Carrollton
Plano, TX 284,579 112 1.1x
Irving, TX 238,637 100 1.0x
Frisco, TX 165,700 111 1.1x
Lewisville, TX 104,789 101 1.0x
Allen, TX 99,255 104 1.0x
Flower Mound, TX 73,252 117 1.1x
Lakewood, WA 59,606 110 1.1x
Grapevine, TX 52,486 109 1.1x
Keller, TX 46,175 115 1.1x
The Colony, TX 42,215 102 1.0x

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