Cost of Living

Affordable takes on a new meaning in Amarillo, with the cost of living among the lowest in the nation. Of note, housing and utility costs are especially affordable here, which contributes to an overall index of quality living for business owners and employees alike.


Snapshot of 2015 Q4 Cost of Living Index (COLI)

  • 86.0% composite index compared to:
    • 88.1% Oklahoma City, OK
    • 96.1% Dallas metro
    • 88.5% Shreveport, LA
  • Income and Spending
    • $46,101 median household income
    • 16.54% earn more than $100K
  • Housing
    • 73.6% own

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