Blackfoot, ID Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
84
Blackfoot's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Blackfoot is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Blackfoot, ID?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Blackfoot has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Idaho, Blackfoot has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Idaho's index of 94.

The standard of living in Blackfoot ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Idaho. By definition, that implies Blackfoot ranks as the #5760 most expensive place in the Gem State.

Blackfoot Cost Of Living Vs. Idaho

Living Expense Blackfoot Idaho National Average
Overall 84 94 100
Services 92 99 100
Groceries 90 93 100
Health 91 96 100
Housing 66 88 100
Transportation 103 108 100
Utilities 82 82 100
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Blackfoot Cost of Living Vs. ID

Blackfoot, ID Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Idaho, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$124,100
Median Home Value
$598
Median Rent
$42,606
Median Income
Statistic Blackfoot Idaho United States
Median Home Value $124,100 $192,300 $204,900
Median Rent $598 $825 $1,023
Median Income $42,606 $53,089 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.6x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.19x 0.2x

Blackfoot SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Blackfoot

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Blackfoot
Idaho Falls, ID 60,147 87 1.0x
Pocatello, ID 55,162 85 1.0x
Ammon, ID 15,403 90 1.1x
Chubbuck, ID 14,728 89 1.1x

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