Cost Of Living Increasing In Lubbock - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/26/05

Cost Of Living Increasing In Lubbock

The cost of living in Lubbock is increasing. The overall cost of goods and services increased by almost 5% in the past year and .5% in December. Clothing prices increased dramatically with an eight percent increase in one month.

The good news is that for the third month in a row, transportation expenses decreased, thanks to lower gas prices in the city.

kcbd.com Jobs
Search KCBD.com Jobs for available openings in and around the Lubbock area!

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Fire officials extinguish burning roofing material at Jones AT&T Stadium practice facility

    Fire officials extinguish burning roofing material at Jones AT&T Stadium practice facility

    Thursday, March 23 2017 2:55 PM EDT2017-03-23 18:55:22 GMT
    (Source: KCBD TowerCam)(Source: KCBD TowerCam)

    Heavy plumes of black smoke rose from the new practice facility at Jones AT&T stadium on Wednesday afternoon. According to Texas Tech University officials, a small fire started at the northeast corner of the TTU Athletics Sports Performance Center construction site at approximately 5:20 p.m. 

    Heavy plumes of black smoke rose from the new practice facility at Jones AT&T stadium on Wednesday afternoon. According to Texas Tech University officials, a small fire started at the northeast corner of the TTU Athletics Sports Performance Center construction site at approximately 5:20 p.m. 

  • Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe

    Spying claim by Intel chair renews fight over Russia probe

    Thursday, March 23 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-03-23 18:47:57 GMT
    Thursday, March 23 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-03-23 18:47:57 GMT

    The chairman of the House intelligence committee says communications of Donald Trump and his transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets.

    The chairman of the House intelligence committee says communications of Donald Trump and his transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets.

  • Prospects dim for vote on GOP health bill in House

    Prospects dim for vote on GOP health bill in House

    Thursday, March 23 2017 2:07 PM EDT2017-03-23 18:07:15 GMT
    Thursday, March 23 2017 2:07 PM EDT2017-03-23 18:07:15 GMT

    A late-night meeting of moderate-leaning members Wednesday broke up without resolution or a deal as most lawmakers left out of side exits and avoided talking to reporters.

    A late-night meeting of moderate-leaning members Wednesday broke up without resolution or a deal as most lawmakers left out of side exits and avoided talking to reporters.

Powered by Frankly