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Overall 3%
Goods & Services 5%
Housing 0%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from C2ER in January, 2020; 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.
IndexStanding RockAlabamaNational
Cost of living9789100
Goods & Services9598100
Groceries9696100
Health care10091100
Housingn/a72100
Transportation11291100
Utilities87103100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Standing Rock is 8% higher than the Alabama average
  • The cost of living in Standing Rock is 3% lower than the national average
  • Standing Rock housing is 29% lower than the national average
  • Alabama general sales tax is 21% lower than the national average
  • Alabama 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$0$0$0$0
      Renters$0$0$0$0

      Alabama Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Alabama4%13.5%

      Alabama Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Alabama2%5%

      Goods & Services

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $9.85$17.4943.7%
      Beauty Salon $40.32$38.175.6%
      Toothpaste $2.62$2.3212.9%
      Shampoo $1.67$1.0165.3%
      Movie $10.78$10.720.5%
      Bowling $4.12$13.8670.3%

      Groceries

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.70$3.905.0%
      Fried Chicken $1.27$1.409.1%
      Milk $2.03$1.963.4%
      Potatoes $2.87$3.189.8%
      Pizza $8.66$10.3916.7%
      Beer $8.35$9.239.6%

      Health Care

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $75.39$106.3429.1%
      Doctor $139.84$115.2521.3%
      Dentist $78.43$98.3820.3%
      Ibuprofen $9.00$9.262.8%
      Lipitor $404.39$466.4713.3%

      Housing

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $0.00$184,700.00100.0%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $831.40$1,273.3234.7%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.19$2.5915.6%
      Tire Balancing $66.19$48.9035.4%

      Utilities

      ItemStanding RockNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$145.53$167.6013.2%
      Phone $25.14$163.4284.6%
      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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      Roanoke, AL5,98782-18%
      Penton, AL17286-14%
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      Source: The Standing Rock, AL cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.