Gladstone, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
89
Gladstone's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
72 out of 143
In Missouri
1,460 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 Gladstone is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Gladstone, MO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Gladstone has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Missouri, Gladstone has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Missouri's index of 89.

The standard of living in Gladstone ranks as #1,460 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Gladstone ranks as the #4,958 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Gladstone Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Gladstone Missouri National Average
Overall 89 89 100
Services 102 95 100
Groceries 96 96 100
Health 101 96 100
Housing 75 77 100
Transportation 94 91 100
Utilities 99 97 100
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Gladstone Cost of Living Vs. MO

Gladstone, MO Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Missouri, 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.

$153,800
Median Home Value
$939
Median Rent
$63,225
Median Income
Statistic Gladstone Missouri United States
Median Home Value $153,800 $163,600 $229,800
Median Rent $939 $843 $1,096
Median Income $63,225 $57,290 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Gladstone Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Gladstone Missouri
Shampoo $1.02 $1.06
Movie $11.07 $10.68
Bowling $17.13 $14.67

Detailed Gladstone Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Gladstone Missouri
Ground Beef $4.09 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.92 $1.39
Milk $1.87 $2.05

Detailed Gladstone Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Gladstone Missouri
Haircut $18.77 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.27 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.84 $2.34

Detailed Gladstone Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Gladstone Missouri
Potatoes $2.8 $3.29
Pizza $10.16 $10.62
Beer $8.78 $9.38
Optometrist $106.75 $108.57
Doctor $108.18 $116.17
Dentist $107.03 $99.13

Detailed Gladstone Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Gladstone Missouri
Gasoline $2.02 $2.22
Tire Balancing $47.94 $50.07
All Electricity $157.13 $167.67
Phone $189.7 $175.64

Gladstone SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Gladstone

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Gladstone
Shawnee, KS 65,844 99 1.1x
Liberty, MO 31,761 94 1.1x
Excelsior Springs, MO 11,688 89 1.0x
Merriam, KS 11,191 94 1.1x
Kearney, MO 10,460 96 1.1x
Smithville, MO 10,269 95 1.1x
Parkville, MO 7,122 115 1.3x
Roeland Park, KS 6,747 98 1.1x

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