Cost of Living in Dauphin Island, Alabama

5%
higher than national avg.
24%
Housing
14%
Utilities
1%
Groceries
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Dauphin Island, Alabama's cost of living is 5% higher than the national average. The cost of living in any area can vary based on factors such as your career, its average salary and the real estate market of that area. PayScale's Cost of Living Calculator can help you find out more about how your individual needs will factor in when beginning your research to figure out how much it would cost you to relocate.

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Cost of Living in Dauphin Island, Alabama by Expense Category

Housing, Utilities & Transportation
Dauphin Island's housing expenses are 24% higher than the national average and the utility prices are 14% higher than the national average. Transportation expenses like bus fares and gas prices are 3% lower than the national average.
Median Home Price
$431,992
Median Rent
$1,353 / month
Energy Bill
$191.47 / month
Phone Bill
$204.10 / month
Gas
$2.52 / gallon
Food & Grocery
Dauphin Island has grocery prices that are 1% lower than the national average.
Loaf of Bread
$3.30
Gallon of Milk
$1.92
Carton of Eggs
$1.79
Bunch of Bananas
$3.33
Hamburger
$4.20
Healthcare
Healthcare in Dauphin Island is 6% lower than the national average.
Doctor's Visit
$104.07
Dentist Visit
$89.40
Optometrist Visit
$97.52
Rx Drug
$414.54
Veterinary Visit
$50.03