Crookston, MN Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
84
Crookston'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 Crookston is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Crookston, MN?

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

Compared to only Minnesota, Crookston has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Minnesota's index of 104.

The standard of living in Crookston ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Minnesota. By definition, that implies Crookston ranks as the #5760 most expensive place in the North Star State.

Crookston Cost Of Living Vs. Minnesota

Living Expense Crookston Minnesota National Average
Overall 84 104 100
Services 91 109 100
Groceries 101 106 100
Health 108 110 100
Housing 57 100 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 91 98 100
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Crookston Cost of Living Vs. MN

Crookston, MN Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Minnesota, 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.

$125,800
Median Home Value
$695
Median Rent
$53,212
Median Income
Statistic Crookston Minnesota United States
Median Home Value $125,800 $211,800 $204,900
Median Rent $695 $944 $1,023
Median Income $53,212 $68,411 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.4x 3.1x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.17x 0.2x

Crookston SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Crookston

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Crookston
Grand Forks, ND 56,556 93 1.1x
Thief River Falls, MN 8,758 84 1.0x
East Grand Forks, MN 8,635 93 1.1x

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