Chanute, KS Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
73
Chanute's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
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 Chanute is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Chanute, KS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Chanute has an overall cost of living index of 73 which is 0.7x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kansas, Chanute has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Kansas's index of 89.

The standard of living in Chanute ranks as #23 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Kansas. By definition, that implies Chanute ranks as the #6384 most expensive place in the Sunflower State.

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Chanute Cost Of Living Vs. Kansas

Living Expense Chanute Kansas National Average
Overall 73 89 100
Services 79 93 100
Groceries 93 93 100
Health 97 99 100
Housing 43 76 100
Transportation 85 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
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Chanute Cost of Living Vs. KS

Chanute, KS Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kansas, 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.

$69,100
Median Home Value
$584
Median Rent
$36,288
Median Income
Statistic Chanute Kansas United States
Median Home Value $69,100 $145,400 $204,900
Median Rent $584 $831 $1,023
Median Income $36,288 $57,422 $60,293
Home Value To Income 1.9x 2.5x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.17x 0.2x

Chanute SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Chanute

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Chanute
Pittsburg, KS 20,280 77 1.1x
Parsons, KS 9,876 73 1.0x
Coffeyville, KS 9,578 76 1.0x
Independence, KS 8,847 74 1.0x
Fort Scott, KS 7,800 73 1.0x
Iola, KS 5,400 75 1.0x

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