Liberty, MO Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Liberty, MO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Liberty has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Missouri, Liberty has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Missouri's index of 91.

The standard of living in Liberty ranks as #2809 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Liberty ranks as the #3597 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Liberty Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Liberty Missouri National Average
Overall 97 91 100
Services 102 96 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 88 78 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
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Liberty, MO Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Missouri, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Liberty Missouri United States
Median Home Value $173,500 $151,600 $204,900
Median Rent $871 $809 $1,023
Median Income $71,686 $53,560 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.18x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Liberty

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Liberty
Blue Springs, MO 54,370 96 1.0x
Gladstone, MO 26,995 94 1.0x
Grain Valley, MO 13,715 97 1.0x
Excelsior Springs, MO 11,575 90 0.9x
Kearney, MO 9,778 98 1.0x
Smithville, MO 9,541 99 1.0x
Roeland Park, KS 6,796 98 1.0x
Parkville, MO 6,524 116 1.2x

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