Lewistown, MT Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
88
Lewistown's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
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 Lewistown is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lewistown, MT?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lewistown has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Montana, Lewistown has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Montana's index of 100.

The standard of living in Lewistown ranks as #1324 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Montana. By definition, that implies Lewistown ranks as the #5083 most expensive place in the Treasure State.

Lewistown Cost Of Living Vs. Montana

Living Expense Lewistown Montana National Average
Overall 88 100 100
Services 106 106 100
Groceries 104 104 100
Health 95 95 100
Housing 61 99 100
Transportation 91 91 100
Utilities 86 86 100
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Lewistown Cost of Living Vs. MT

Lewistown, MT Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Montana, 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.

$111,700
Median Home Value
$757
Median Rent
$42,247
Median Income
Statistic Lewistown Montana United States
Median Home Value $111,700 $219,600 $204,900
Median Rent $757 $783 $1,023
Median Income $42,247 $52,559 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.6x 4.2x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.18x 0.2x

Lewistown SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lewistown

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lewistown
Quincy, IL 40,428 83 0.9x
Monroe, NC 34,679 96 1.1x
Hannibal, MO 17,575 86 1.0x
Kirksville, MO 17,483 83 0.9x
Fort Madison, IA 10,614 80 0.9x
Keokuk, IA 10,412 78 0.9x
Macon, MO 5,379 83 0.9x

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