Gould 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.
IndexGouldArkansasNational
Cost of living index7986100
IndexGouldArkansasNational
Goods & Services index9896100
Groceries index9595100
Health care index8588100
Housing index3465100
Transportation index9892100
Utilities index109102100

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Gould is 8% lower than the Arkansas average.
  • The cost of living in Gould is 21% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Gould is 66% lower than the national average.
  • Arkansas general sales tax is 28% higher than the national average.
  • Arkansas state income tax is 60% lower than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Gould

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Gould

Compare Gould, AR Cost of living To Other Cities

Salary Calculator

This is how much you would need to earn in
Price difference in compared to
Cost of living index
Goods & Services index
Groceries index
Health care index
Housing index
Transportation index
Utilities index

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$33,409$2,784$779$1,002
Renters$7,193$599$168$216

Arkansas Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Arkansas6.5%11.625%

Arkansas Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Arkansas0.9%6.9%

Goods & Services

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.20$14.594.2%
Beauty Salon $39.80$34.6814.8%
Toothpaste $1.68$2.4732.1%
Shampoo $0.90$1.0211.9%
Movie $9.50$9.873.7%
Bowling $3.95$4.3910.1%

Groceries

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.95$4.4811.8%
Fried Chicken $1.21$1.4617.4%
Milk $2.33$2.361.1%
Potatoes $2.84$3.067.2%
Pizza $7.99$9.2413.6%
Beer $8.82$8.632.2%

Health Care

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $86.00$99.7813.8%
Doctor $90.50$105.0313.8%
Dentist $65.00$88.7026.7%
Ibuprofen $7.98$9.4115.2%
Lipitor $295.98$298.500.8%

Housing

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
Home Price $50,900.00$175,700.0071.0%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,047.71$1,081.033.1%
Apartment Rent $415.00$920.0054.9%

Transportation

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.17$2.093.7%
Tire Balancing $37.25$45.2917.7%

Utilities

ItemGouldNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$150.55$170.8011.9%
Phone $39.29$28.2639.0%
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.
Mitchellville, AR34577-23%
Winchester, AR20678-22%
Dumas, AR4,55181-19%
Gillett, AR62081-19%
Grady, AR1,07182-18%
Gould, AR79779-21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Wellston, OK79783-17%
Lyndonville, NY79794-6%
Rankin, TX79781-19%
Harmony, PA79799-1%
Palenville, NY7971011%
Gould, AR79779-21%
Source: The Gould, AR cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.