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28%
Overall NAT. AVG.
15%
Goods & Services NAT. AVG.
74%
Housing NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2022 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.
The cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. For example, if the cost of living is 90, then it is 10% lower than average. If the cost of living is 110, then it is 10% higher than average. The breakdown for each index is as follows: goods & services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). If the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
Index Bristow Cove Alabama National
Cost of living7288100
Goods & Services8594100
Groceries9298100
Health care8191100
Housing2672100
Transportation8993100
Utilities125101100

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Key findings

  • The cost of living in Bristow Cove is 18% lower than the Alabama average
  • The cost of living in Bristow Cove is 28% lower than the national average
  • Bristow Cove housing is 74% lower than the national average
  • Alabama general sales tax is 21% lower than the national average
  • Alabama state income tax is 19% lower than the national average

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      Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

      Median Income Per Year Per Month Max Budget (28% DTI) Max Budget (36% DTI)
      Owners$33,846$2,821$790$1,015
      Renters$0$0$0$0

      Alabama Sales Tax

      State General Sales Tax With Max Surtax
      Alabama 4% 13.5%

      Alabama Income Tax

      State Income Tax (Low) Income Tax (High)
      Alabama 2% 5%

      Goods & Services

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      Haircut $13.38$20.2734.0%
      Beauty Salon $30.50$40.3924.5%
      Toothpaste $1.93$2.3618.1%
      Shampoo $1.06$1.081.8%
      Movie $11.17$10.991.7%
      Bowling $10.00$15.4935.4%

      Groceries

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      Ground Beef $3.59$4.3016.4%
      Fried Chicken $1.30$1.407.1%
      Milk $1.97$2.2010.7%
      Potatoes $2.83$3.2212.0%
      Pizza $9.91$10.747.8%
      Beer $8.53$9.6011.1%

      Health Care

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      Optometrist $75.00$109.7331.6%
      Doctor $85.00$118.3428.2%
      Dentist $79.00$100.9421.7%
      Ibuprofen $9.42$9.935.1%
      Lipitor $460.52$469.531.9%

      Housing

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      Home Price $48,100.00$184,700.0074.0%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $712.95$1,229.6242.0%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      Gasoline $2.43$2.7110.5%
      Tire Balancing $45.69$51.8611.9%

      Utilities

      Item Bristow Cove National avg. Difference
      All Electricity $248.18$170.8445.3%
      Phone $185.19$187.181.1%
      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.

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      Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2022 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.