Lafourche Crossing 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.
IndexLafourche CrossingLouisianaNational
Cost of living index9792100
IndexLafourche CrossingLouisianaNational
Goods & Services index9799100
Groceries index9796100
Health care index8997100
Housing index9782100
Transportation index10695100
Utilities index8791100

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  • The cost of living in Lafourche Crossing is 5% higher than the Louisiana average.
  • The cost of living in Lafourche Crossing is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Lafourche Crossing is 3% lower than the national average.
  • Louisiana general sales tax is 21% lower than the national average.
  • Louisiana state income tax is 10% lower than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$73,839$6,153$1,723$2,215
Renters$90,417$7,535$2,110$2,713

Louisiana Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Louisiana4%11%

Louisiana Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Louisiana2%6%

Goods & Services

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.88$15.562.0%
Beauty Salon $37.33$36.113.4%
Toothpaste $2.44$2.471.3%
Shampoo $0.98$0.961.6%
Movie $10.61$10.134.7%
Bowling $7.13$4.7450.6%

Groceries

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.10$3.982.9%
Fried Chicken $1.02$1.4127.3%
Milk $2.42$2.0617.4%
Potatoes $3.00$2.980.5%
Pizza $8.33$9.4712.1%
Beer $8.34$8.795.1%

Health Care

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $92.22$101.048.7%
Doctor $78.17$107.4427.2%
Dentist $75.56$90.4216.4%
Ibuprofen $10.68$9.2815.1%
Lipitor $454.14$426.506.5%

Housing

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
Home Price $166,500.00$175,700.005.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,086.36$1,133.234.1%
Apartment Rent $928.00$920.000.9%

Transportation

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.82$1.998.9%
Tire Balancing $64.02$45.7639.9%

Utilities

ItemLafourche CrossingNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$130.31$163.8120.5%
Phone $28.00$28.391.4%
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.
Pleasure Bend, LA33282-18%
Poydras, LA2,30987-13%
Bridge City, LA7,16388-12%
Violet, LA6,10289-11%
Avondale, LA5,26289-11%
Lafourche Crossing, LA2,30197-3%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Chiefland, FL2,30188-12%
Rossmoyne, OH2,30189-11%
Odell, OR2,30111010%
Ina, IL2,30178-22%
Mabton, WA2,30093-7%
Lafourche Crossing, LA2,30197-3%
Source: The Lafourche Crossing, LA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.