According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Moscow has an overall cost of living index of 100 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Idaho, Moscow has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Idaho's index of 94.
The standard of living in Moscow ranks as #3,201 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Idaho. By definition, that implies Moscow ranks as the #3,205 most expensive place in the Gem State.
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Housing swings affordability the most between places in Idaho, 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.