Cost of Living in Plainview, TX

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1944
$4456
🛋️ Without rent
$723
$2359
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1221
$2097
🍽️ Food
$529
$1376
🚐 Transport
$56
$151
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3736
😀 Quality of life
59
🏙️ Population
20.2K

The average cost of living in Plainview is $1944, which is in the top 12% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1129th out of 9294 in our global list, 1011th out of 2202 in the United States, and 52nd out of 130 in Texas State.

The median after-tax salary is $3736, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 5297th (TOP 57%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1982nd best city to live in the United States, and 107th most liveable city in Texas State. With an estimated population of 20.2K, Plainview is the 2079th largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 59 km Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.9 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 5029 Wayland Baptist University
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Prices in Plainview

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$14.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.9
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.98
 Cappuccino
$4.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.98
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1253
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$996
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2253
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1768
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$106
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$164
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.4
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.13%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4495
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2534
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.19
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.7
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$17
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.26
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.75
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.85
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.06
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.8
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.9
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.1
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.9
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.08
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.46
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.2
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.5
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.32
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.4
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.62
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.88
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.5
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.6
👖 Brand Jeans
$43.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$77.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$953
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13309

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