Tompkinsville 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.
IndexTompkinsvilleKentuckyNational
Cost of living index7889100
IndexTompkinsvilleKentuckyNational
Goods & Services index101100100
Groceries index8690100
Health care index9093100
Housing index3970100
Transportation index8699100
Utilities index10096100

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  • The cost of living in Tompkinsville is 12% lower than the Kentucky average.
  • The cost of living in Tompkinsville is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Tompkinsville is 61% lower than the national average.
  • Kentucky general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Kentucky 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$37,315$3,110$871$1,120
Renters$20,101$1,675$469$603

Kentucky Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Kentucky6%6%

Kentucky Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Kentucky2%6%

Goods & Services

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.31$16.0911.0%
Beauty Salon $21.67$37.3341.9%
Toothpaste $1.68$2.4531.3%
Shampoo $0.84$1.0016.1%
Movie $10.55$10.282.6%
Bowling $3.83$4.9322.2%

Groceries

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.18$3.8016.4%
Fried Chicken $0.96$1.4031.1%
Milk $1.84$2.018.3%
Potatoes $2.38$3.0121.1%
Pizza $9.39$9.895.0%
Beer $9.28$8.904.3%

Health Care

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $95.51$102.166.5%
Doctor $103.58$108.364.4%
Dentist $72.57$92.5321.6%
Ibuprofen $8.72$9.286.0%
Lipitor $415.26$425.822.5%

Housing

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
Home Price $55,800.00$184,700.0069.8%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $934.37$1,202.4422.3%
Apartment Rent $570.00$949.0039.9%

Transportation

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.98$2.2411.7%
Tire Balancing $38.39$46.2917.1%

Utilities

ItemTompkinsvilleNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$163.38$165.961.6%
Phone $29.19$28.681.8%
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.
Marrowbone, KY7876-24%
Fountain Run, KY23578-22%
Gamaliel, KY39979-21%
Summer Shade, KY22980-20%
Red Boiling Springs, TN1,60280-20%
Tompkinsville, KY2,08878-22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Tuckerman, AR2,08875-25%
Fremont, IN2,08885-15%
Yanceyville, NC2,08876-24%
Brewster, MA2,08815050%
Hudson Oaks, TX2,0881022%
Tompkinsville, KY2,08878-22%
Source: The Tompkinsville, KY cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.