Floresville cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexFloresvilleTexasNational
Cost of living index8691100
IndexFloresvilleTexasNational
Goods & Services index10297100
Groceries index8390100
Health care index9296100
Housing index6881100
Transportation index8595100
Utilities index8794100
A general summary of the cost of living index in Floresville, TX is shown above. Compared to the state average of Texas the cost of living index in Floresville, TX is 86, which is 6% lower than the average in Texas and compared to the national average it is 14% lower than. The cost of living index is made up of several categories. These are transportation at 9%, utilities at 10%, goods and services at 33%, housing at 30%, groceries at 13%, and health care at 5%. The bulk of the cost of living index comes from the categories of goods and services and housing. If you look at everyday goods and services they can be a good indicator in a certain city of the general costs of goods there. In Floresville, TX goods and services come in at 5% higher than the average in Texas and are 2% higher than compared to the nationwide average.

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  • The cost of living in Floresville is 6% lower than the Texas average.
  • The cost of living in Floresville is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Floresville is 32% lower than the national average.
  • Texas general sales tax is 23% higher than the national average.
  • Texas state income tax is 100% lower than the national average.

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Using the salary calculator lets you compare the salary you earn in Floresville, TX to what it is in other cities. It will let you know what your earnings would have to be in another city to have the same standard of living, as determined by the cost of living in each city. For example, if the cost of living in the area you want to move to is higher than the cost of living in Floresville, TX, you have to earn a higher income in order to still have the same standard of living. To operate the Floresville, TX salary calculator, put in the name of the other city, then move the slider to the point that represents the current income. The salary calculator will take care of the rest and tell you how much more or less you must earn in the new city. A Total breakdown of the cost of living is also provided.

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$53,542$4,462$1,249$1,606
Renters$28,194$2,350$658$846
The percent of monthly income spent on housing can be a good indicator of the affordability of housing in Floresville, TX as well as the overall cost of living. As a general rule of thumb, the debt-to-income ratio (DTI) for homeowners or renters should be not more than 28 percent of gross income to be spent on housing related costs and not more than 36 percent of income on all expenses, including debts. The median income for Floresville, TX homeowners, is $53,542. This would allow for a maximum of $1,249 per month to be spent on housing costs. For renters, the median monthly income is $28,194 which would result in a maximum of $658 to be spent on rental costs.

Texas Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Texas6.25%8.25%

Texas Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Texas0%0%
When you are determining the total cost of living in Floresville, TX you will want to make sure you consider both the Texas sales tax and the Texas income tax rates. Sales tax come in the form of taxes levied on both services and goods that are sold. The sales tax rates are different state to state and range from zero sales tax to higher than 7%. The sales tax in Texas is 6.25%, with the highest surtax being 8.25%. Tax that is on income by the government is income tax. Different states have different income tax rates and these rates can be higher or lower dependent on the corresponding tax bracket. The state income tax rates are different state to state and range from no income tax to more than 9% income tax. The income tax rates in Texas have a range from 0% to 0%.

Goods & Services

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.00$14.594.1%
Beauty Salon $35.00$34.680.9%
Toothpaste $2.96$2.4719.7%
Shampoo $0.83$1.0218.8%
Movie $10.50$9.876.4%
Bowling $5.50$4.3925.2%

Groceries

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.99$4.4810.9%
Fried Chicken $1.07$1.4626.9%
Milk $2.49$2.365.7%
Potatoes $3.11$3.061.6%
Pizza $9.08$9.241.8%
Beer $8.23$8.634.7%

Health Care

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $85.00$99.7814.8%
Doctor $96.67$105.038.0%
Dentist $81.67$88.707.9%
Ibuprofen $7.97$9.4115.3%
Lipitor $285.91$298.504.2%

Housing

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
Home Price $116,100.00$175,700.0033.9%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $727.20$1,081.0332.7%
Apartment Rent $658.00$920.0028.5%

Transportation

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.84$2.0911.8%
Tire Balancing $34.80$45.2923.2%

Utilities

ItemFloresvilleNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$133.30$170.8022.0%
Phone $28.00$28.260.9%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Stockdale, TX1,68182-18%
Falls City, TX48582-18%
Poth, TX2,07085-15%
Elmendorf, TX1,32585-15%
La Vernia, TX1,47191-9%
Floresville, TX6,81386-14%

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Cherry Valley, CA6,8231077%
Floresville, TX6,81386-14%
Source: The Floresville, TX cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.