According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pierre has an overall cost of living index of 92 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only South Dakota, Pierre has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than South Dakota's index of 90.
The standard of living in Pierre ranks as #2060 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in South Dakota. By definition, that implies Pierre ranks as the #4346 most expensive place in the Mount Rushmore State.
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Housing swings affordability the most between places in South Dakota, 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.