Baker City, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
90
Baker City'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 Baker City is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Baker City, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Baker City has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oregon, Baker City has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Oregon's index of 118.

The standard of living in Baker City ranks as #1706 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Baker City ranks as the #4700 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

Baker City Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Baker City Oregon National Average
Overall 90 118 100
Services 106 123 100
Groceries 96 115 100
Health 101 115 100
Housing 65 123 100
Transportation 112 126 100
Utilities 82 87 100
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Baker City Cost of Living Vs. OR

Baker City, OR Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Oregon, 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.

$128,700
Median Home Value
$657
Median Rent
$42,881
Median Income
Statistic Baker City Oregon United States
Median Home Value $128,700 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $657 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $42,881 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.0x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.21x 0.2x

Baker City SnackAbility

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

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