Manchester, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
100
Manchester's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
114 out of 138
In Missouri
3,200 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 Manchester is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Manchester, MO?

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

Compared to only Missouri, Manchester has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Missouri's index of 91.

The standard of living in Manchester ranks as #3,201 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Manchester ranks as the #3,205 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Manchester Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Manchester Missouri National Average
Overall 100 91 100
Services 91 96 100
Groceries 105 99 100
Health 92 99 100
Housing 111 78 100
Transportation 95 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100
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Manchester Cost of Living Vs. MO

Manchester, 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.

$229,700
Median Home Value
$1,061
Median Rent
$77,983
Median Income
Statistic Manchester Missouri United States
Median Home Value $229,700 $157,200 $217,500
Median Rent $1,061 $830 $1,062
Median Income $77,983 $55,461 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Manchester Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Manchester Missouri
Shampoo $1.06 $1.01
Movie $9.83 $10.72
Bowling $14.83 $13.86

Detailed Manchester Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Manchester Missouri
Ground Beef $4.01 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.4
Milk $1.9 $1.96

Detailed Manchester Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Manchester Missouri
Haircut $17.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.71 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.32 $2.32

Detailed Manchester Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Manchester Missouri
Potatoes $3.49 $3.18
Pizza $9.96 $10.39
Beer $9.26 $9.23
Optometrist $78.67 $106.34
Doctor $71.67 $115.25
Dentist $102.57 $98.38

Detailed Manchester Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Manchester Missouri
Gasoline $2.57 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.41 $48.9
All Electricity $163.79 $167.6
Phone $191.07 $163.42

Manchester SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Manchester

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Manchester
Chesterfield, MO 47,605 117 1.2x
Wildwood, MO 35,459 118 1.2x
Ballwin, MO 30,252 104 1.0x
Kirkwood, MO 27,708 107 1.1x
Dardenne Prairie, MO 13,293 115 1.1x
Town and Country, MO 11,077 152 1.5x
Columbia, IL 10,752 97 1.0x
Ellisville, MO 9,661 105 1.1x
Des Peres, MO 8,619 127 1.3x
Valley Park, MO 6,799 95 0.9x

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