Ontario, OR Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Ontario, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Ontario has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Ontario ranks as #1524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Ontario ranks as the #4883 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Ontario Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Ontario Oregon National Average
Overall 89 118 100
Services 106 123 100
Groceries 96 115 100
Health 101 115 100
Housing 62 123 100
Transportation 112 126 100
Utilities 82 87 100
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Ontario Cost of Living Vs. OR

Ontario, 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 Ontario Oregon United States
Median Home Value $114,800 $287,300 $204,900
Median Rent $666 $1,050 $1,023
Median Income $34,940 $59,393 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.3x 4.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Ontario

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Ontario
Meridian, ID 97,008 103 1.2x
Nampa, ID 91,663 92 1.0x
Caldwell, ID 53,205 91 1.0x
Eagle, ID 25,075 118 1.3x
Kuna, ID 18,445 97 1.1x
Star, ID 8,495 104 1.2x
Payette, ID 7,394 89 1.0x
Emmett, ID 6,670 89 1.0x
Weiser, ID 5,326 88 1.0x
Fruitland, ID 5,192 93 1.0x

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