Pacific, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
88
Pacific's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
63 out of 143
In Missouri
1,278 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 Pacific is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pacific, MO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pacific has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Pacific ranks as #1,278 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Pacific ranks as the #5,140 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Pacific Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Pacific Missouri National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 93 95 100
Groceries 101 96 100
Health 88 96 100
Housing 75 77 100
Transportation 91 91 100
Utilities 97 97 100
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Pacific Cost of Living Vs. MO

Pacific, 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.

$169,500
Median Home Value
$737
Median Rent
$45,021
Median Income
Statistic Pacific Missouri United States
Median Home Value $169,500 $163,600 $229,800
Median Rent $737 $843 $1,096
Median Income $45,021 $57,290 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.8x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Pacific Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Pacific Missouri
Shampoo $1.1 $1.06
Movie $9.81 $10.68
Bowling $15.64 $14.67

Detailed Pacific Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Pacific Missouri
Ground Beef $4.13 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.39
Milk $1.86 $2.05

Detailed Pacific Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Pacific Missouri
Haircut $17.58 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.54 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.36 $2.34

Detailed Pacific Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Pacific Missouri
Potatoes $2.98 $3.29
Pizza $9.9 $10.62
Beer $9.38 $9.38
Optometrist $76.71 $108.57
Doctor $75.53 $116.17
Dentist $98.39 $99.13

Detailed Pacific Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Pacific Missouri
Gasoline $2.03 $2.22
Tire Balancing $41.83 $50.07
All Electricity $149.35 $167.67
Phone $193.9 $175.64

Pacific SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Pacific

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Pacific
Chesterfield, MO 47,603 117 1.3x
Wildwood, MO 35,476 118 1.3x
Ballwin, MO 30,177 103 1.2x
Kirkwood, MO 27,772 107 1.2x
Manchester, MO 18,102 99 1.1x
Dardenne Prairie, MO 13,385 114 1.3x
Town and Country, MO 11,109 151 1.7x
Eureka, MO 10,203 104 1.2x
Des Peres, MO 8,654 126 1.4x
Sunset Hills, MO 8,466 119 1.4x

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