Monmouth, OR Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Monmouth's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Monmouth is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Monmouth, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Monmouth has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oregon, Monmouth has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Oregon's index of 118.

The standard of living in Monmouth ranks as #4212 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Monmouth ranks as the #2195 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Monmouth Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Monmouth Oregon National Average
Overall 111 118 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 115 115 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 99 123 100
Transportation 126 126 100
Utilities 87 87 100
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Monmouth Cost of Living Vs. OR

Monmouth, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Monmouth Oregon United States
Median Home Value $215,600 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $860 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $38,698 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 5.6x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Monmouth

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Monmouth
Salem, OR 166,756 111 1.0x
Corvallis, OR 57,213 121 1.1x
Albany, OR 52,736 110 1.0x
Keizer, OR 38,479 113 1.0x
Hayesville, OR 22,272 107 1.0x
Four Corners, OR 16,045 107 1.0x
Dallas, OR 15,805 109 1.0x
Independence, OR 9,556 107 1.0x
Sheridan, OR 6,106 107 1.0x

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