Cost of Living

Cost of Living Map


The cost of living indexes are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 is cheaper.

The total of all cost of living categories weighed subjectively as following:
  • Housing: 30%
  • Food & Groceries: 15%
  • Transportation: 10%
  • Utilities: 6%
  • Healthcare: 7%
  • Miscellaneous Expenses (ex. Clothing, Services, & Entertainment): 32%

State and Local taxes are not included in any category.

Source: Sterling's Best Places