Low Cost of Living

The low cost of living in Lawrence County, Alabama, is one of the many factors that businesses choose to relocate to the area. Lawrence County offers affordable housing and low property taxes. The low cost of living extends to state and local taxes, prices for groceries and other household items, as well everyday expenses. Residents can enjoy the low cost of living in a rural setting, but still have easy access to great job opportunities, educational opportunities and recreational activities.

To view available homes in Lawrence County, visit the Valley MLS web site.

ACCRA Cost of Living Index

2009 Annual Average

  Decatur MSA Montgomery Nashville
Groceries 98.7   103.7   94.9  
Housing 73.8   90.6   74.9  
Utilities 84.7   110.3   93.6  
Transportation 98.4   97.2   92.9  
Healthcare 86.2   90.4   98.9  
Misc Goods & Services 98.2   98.5   97.0  

Logo for Lawrence County Alabama Industrial Development Board

"Lawrence County stands at the threshold of innovation—with scientific advancements and research being conducted at our fine private and public entities, our great State continues to open doors to discovery. Alabama is well poised to deliver scientific and economic benefits well into the next century."

PO Box 367
12001 Alabama Highway 157
Moulton, AL 35650
(256) 974-2899
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