Cost of Living
The overall cost of living index in Lufkin, Texas is 88, which is 3% lower than the Texas average and 12% lower than the national average. The cost of living index is calculated from the average cost of goods/services, groceries, health care, housing, transportation and utilities in the area.
Goods/services and housing make up the majority of the overall cost of living index. Everyday goods and services can be a good indicator of the general cost of goods in a given city. The goods and services in Lufkin are 2% higher than the Texas average and equal to the national average costs.
- The cost of living in Lufkin is 3% lower than the Texas average and 12% lower than the national average.
- The cost of housing in Lufkin is 37% lower than the national average.
- Texas has no state income tax.
Lufkin’s cost of living index (national average measures 100%):
Goods & Services 100%
Health Care 95%
Cost of Living
- Median Household Income $37,775
- Mean Household Income $54,726
- Per Capita Income$20,341
In the expanded Angelina County region, the median home value is $81,300.
Housing in Angelina County includes majestic estates, storybook ranches, single-family homes, apartments and condos. Choose to live in a neighborhood, surrounded by pine forests, along a lake or a river.
With a range of properties to own or rent and plenty of land on which to build, there is a place for everyone in Angelina County.
The Lufkin Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Multiple Listing Service includes listings for single family homes, condos, townhouses, land and commercial real estate.
The Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce maintains a database of member realtors. Click here to browse on their site.
Do Lufkin Residents Rent or Own?
- 65.4% of Lufkin residents own their homes.
- 34.5% of Lufkin residents rent their homes.
- Total Housing Units 35,600
- Single Unattached 23,872
- Attached Units 628
- Mobile Home 7,244
Average Household Size