Cost of Living


Housing Costs

Housing is one of the largest components of cost of living. In Sanger, the median home value is $275,000, less than the national median home value of $467,700.

Renting is a sometimes lower cost alternative to homeownership. In Sanger, some 34.10% of occupied homes are rented, about the same as the 36.2% national renter rate. The typical renter in Sanger spends $1,167 a month on housing, about the same as the $1,023 national median monthly rent.

While many cities around the DFW metroplex enjoy a satisfactory cost of living, Sanger has an overall cost of living index of 87 compared to the national index of 100.

Compared to only Texas, Sanger has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Texas's index of 94. Any way you slice it, Sanger is an affordable and enjoyable place to live and work.

Median Home Value
Median Household Income