Maquoketa, IA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
83
Maquoketa's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
14 out of 80
In Iowa
491 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 Maquoketa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Maquoketa, IA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Maquoketa has an overall cost of living index of 83 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Iowa, Maquoketa has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Iowa's index of 92.

The standard of living in Maquoketa ranks as #491 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Iowa. By definition, that implies Maquoketa ranks as the #5,927 most expensive place in the Hawkeye State.

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Maquoketa Cost Of Living Vs. Iowa

Living Expense Maquoketa Iowa National Average
Overall 83 92 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 99 95 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 54 74 100
Transportation 89 100 100
Utilities 103 99 100
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Maquoketa Cost of Living Vs. IA

Maquoketa, 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.

$91,100
Median Home Value
$569
Median Rent
$48,164
Median Income
Statistic Maquoketa Iowa United States
Median Home Value $91,100 $153,900 $229,800
Median Rent $569 $806 $1,096
Median Income $48,164 $61,836 $64,994
Home Value To Income 1.9x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Maquoketa Services Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Maquoketa Iowa
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $8.12 $10.68
Bowling $16.07 $14.67

Detailed Maquoketa Groceries Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Maquoketa Iowa
Ground Beef $4.83 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $2.27 $2.05

Detailed Maquoketa Health Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Maquoketa Iowa
Haircut $18.97 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.16 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.75 $2.34

Detailed Maquoketa Transportation Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Maquoketa Iowa
Potatoes $3.37 $3.29
Pizza $10.01 $10.62
Beer $9.04 $9.38
Optometrist $78.0 $108.57
Doctor $167.88 $116.17
Dentist $86.0 $99.13

Detailed Maquoketa Utilities Costs Vs. Iowa

Item Maquoketa Iowa
Gasoline $2.11 $2.22
Tire Balancing $38.66 $50.07
All Electricity $179.06 $167.67
Phone $180.82 $175.64

Maquoketa SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Maquoketa

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Maquoketa
Moline, IL 41,213 90 1.1x
Marion, IA 39,910 95 1.1x
Rock Island, IL 37,651 85 1.0x
Bettendorf, IA 36,214 97 1.2x
East Moline, IL 20,683 88 1.1x
Platteville, WI 12,113 93 1.1x
Silvis, IL 7,507 87 1.0x
Geneseo, IL 6,566 89 1.1x
Colona, IL 5,307 87 1.0x
Milan, IL 5,001 84 1.0x

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