Alexandria, TN Cost of Living


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Alexandria cost of living score
85
Less expensive
15.0% lower
than the US average
5.5% lower
than the Tennessee average
Alexandria, Tennessee gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 85, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 15.0% lower than the U.S. average and 5.5% higher than the average for Tennessee.

Alexandria, TN

Housing costs in Alexandria?
A typical home costs $254,600, which is 24.7% less expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 8.2% less expensive than the average Tennessee home, at $277,400. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Alexandria costs $1,110 per month, which is 22.4% cheaper than the national average of $1,430 and 3.6% more than the state average of $1,070.

Can I afford Alexandria?
To live comfortably in Alexandria, Tennessee, a minimum annual income of $48,960 for a family, and $33,600 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about Alexandria?
The cost of living in Alexandria, TN is very reasonable. The median home price is around $130,000 and the median household income is roughly $48,000. Utilities are also quite affordable with an average monthly utility bill of only $141. Additionally, groceries are relatively inexpensive as the sales tax rate is only 9%. Overall, Alexandria provides a great quality of life at an affordable cost.
   Cost of living score
     CategoriesAlexandriaTennesseeUnited States
  85.089.9100.0
  94.195.4100
  131.1100.4100.0
  52.479.4100.0
  $254,600$277,400$338,100
  96.5%96.7%100.0%
  82.290.2100.0
  78.384.7100.0

   100=National Average

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