North Liberty, IA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
103
North Liberty's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
79 out of 80
In Iowa
3,523 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means North Liberty is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in North Liberty, IA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, North Liberty has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Iowa, North Liberty has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Iowa's index of 90.

The standard of living in North Liberty ranks as #3,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Iowa. By definition, that implies North Liberty ranks as the #2,882 most expensive place in the Hawkeye State.

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North Liberty Cost Of Living Vs. Iowa

Living Expense North Liberty Iowa National Average
Overall 103 90 100
Services 104 96 100
Groceries 101 98 100
Health 97 100 100
Housing 105 73 100
Transportation 121 101 100
Utilities 85 98 100
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North Liberty Cost of Living Vs. IA

North Liberty, 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.

$220,800
Median Home Value
$1,110
Median Rent
$83,949
Median Income
Statistic North Liberty Iowa United States
Median Home Value $220,800 $147,800 $217,500
Median Rent $1,110 $789 $1,062
Median Income $83,949 $60,523 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.4x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed North Liberty Services Costs Vs. Iowa

Item North Liberty Iowa
Shampoo $0.82 $1.01
Movie $11.42 $10.72
Bowling $18.05 $13.86

Detailed North Liberty Groceries Costs Vs. Iowa

Item North Liberty Iowa
Ground Beef $4.43 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.4
Milk $2.68 $1.96

Detailed North Liberty Health Costs Vs. Iowa

Item North Liberty Iowa
Haircut $17.63 $17.49
Beauty Salon $20.99 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.31 $2.32

Detailed North Liberty Transportation Costs Vs. Iowa

Item North Liberty Iowa
Potatoes $2.57 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $8.91 $9.23
Optometrist $140.0 $106.34
Doctor $107.0 $115.25
Dentist $80.67 $98.38

Detailed North Liberty Utilities Costs Vs. Iowa

Item North Liberty Iowa
Gasoline $2.67 $2.59
Tire Balancing $76.0 $48.9
All Electricity $127.38 $167.6
Phone $173.49 $163.42

North Liberty SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around North Liberty

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. North Liberty
Cedar Rapids, IA 132,301 94 0.9x
Marion, IA 39,328 95 0.9x
Central, LA 29,107 100 1.0x
Muscatine, IA 23,774 89 0.9x
La Porte, IN 21,577 88 0.9x
Coralville, IA 21,103 103 1.0x
Hiawatha, IA 7,333 95 0.9x
Washington, IA 7,313 91 0.9x
Anamosa, IA 5,476 88 0.9x
Vinton, IA 5,103 90 0.9x

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