Bettendorf, IA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
97
Bettendorf's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
69 out of 80
In Iowa
2,747 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Bettendorf is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bettendorf, IA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bettendorf has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Iowa, Bettendorf has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Iowa's index of 92.

The standard of living in Bettendorf ranks as #2,747 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Iowa. By definition, that implies Bettendorf ranks as the #3,672 most expensive place in the Hawkeye State.

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Bettendorf Cost Of Living Vs. Iowa

Living Expense Bettendorf Iowa National Average
Overall 97 92 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 101 95 100
Health 108 102 100
Housing 102 74 100
Transportation 103 100 100
Utilities 94 99 100
For more reading on cost of living around Iowa, check out:
Bettendorf Cost of Living Vs. IA

Bettendorf, IA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Iowa, 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.

$232,600
Median Home Value
$933
Median Rent
$85,404
Median Income
Statistic Bettendorf Iowa United States
Median Home Value $232,600 $153,900 $229,800
Median Rent $933 $806 $1,096
Median Income $85,404 $61,836 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Bettendorf Services Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Bettendorf Iowa
Shampoo $1.21 $1.06
Movie $10.98 $10.68
Bowling $12.33 $14.67

Detailed Bettendorf Groceries Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Bettendorf Iowa
Ground Beef $3.94 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.53 $1.39
Milk $2.6 $2.05

Detailed Bettendorf Health Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Bettendorf Iowa
Haircut $12.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $34.5 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.14 $2.34

Detailed Bettendorf Transportation Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Bettendorf Iowa
Potatoes $3.47 $3.29
Pizza $12.71 $10.62
Beer $8.9 $9.38
Optometrist $93.08 $108.57
Doctor $142.33 $116.17
Dentist $96.83 $99.13

Detailed Bettendorf Utilities Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Bettendorf Iowa
Gasoline $2.16 $2.22
Tire Balancing $61.0 $50.07
All Electricity $137.99 $167.67
Phone $191.29 $175.64

Bettendorf SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bettendorf

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Bettendorf
Davenport, IA 102,199 91 0.9x
Moline, IL 41,213 90 0.9x
Rock Island, IL 37,651 85 0.9x
East Moline, IL 20,683 88 0.9x
Silvis, IL 7,507 87 0.9x
Eldridge, IA 6,678 100 1.0x
Geneseo, IL 6,566 89 0.9x
Colona, IL 5,307 87 0.9x
Milan, IL 5,001 84 0.9x

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