Ozark, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
90
Ozark's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
71 out of 138
In Missouri
1,705 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 Ozark is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Ozark, MO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Ozark has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Missouri, Ozark has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Missouri's index of 91.

The standard of living in Ozark ranks as #1,706 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Ozark ranks as the #4,700 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Ozark Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Ozark Missouri National Average
Overall 90 91 100
Services 98 96 100
Groceries 99 99 100
Health 98 99 100
Housing 78 78 100
Transportation 87 95 100
Utilities 86 98 100
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Ozark Cost of Living Vs. MO

Ozark, 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.

$154,000
Median Home Value
$836
Median Rent
$55,774
Median Income
Statistic Ozark Missouri United States
Median Home Value $154,000 $157,200 $217,500
Median Rent $836 $830 $1,062
Median Income $55,774 $55,461 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Ozark Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Ozark Missouri
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $10.03 $10.72
Bowling $15.6 $13.86

Detailed Ozark Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Ozark Missouri
Ground Beef $4.21 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.79 $1.4
Milk $2.17 $1.96

Detailed Ozark Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Ozark Missouri
Haircut $14.4 $17.49
Beauty Salon $29.32 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.74 $2.32

Detailed Ozark Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Ozark Missouri
Potatoes $2.99 $3.18
Pizza $8.74 $10.39
Beer $8.79 $9.23
Optometrist $98.0 $106.34
Doctor $106.67 $115.25
Dentist $95.2 $98.38

Detailed Ozark Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Ozark Missouri
Gasoline $2.33 $2.59
Tire Balancing $41.39 $48.9
All Electricity $129.27 $167.6
Phone $175.61 $163.42

Ozark SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Ozark

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Ozark
Springfield, MO 167,051 85 0.9x
Nixa, MO 21,544 89 1.0x
Republic, MO 16,247 88 1.0x
Bolivar, MO 10,880 86 1.0x
Monett, MO 8,984 83 0.9x
Aurora, MO 7,438 81 0.9x
Marshfield, MO 7,318 83 0.9x
Battlefield, MO 6,240 90 1.0x
Willard, MO 5,519 87 1.0x
Berryville, AR 5,442 81 0.9x

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