Smithville, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
99
Smithville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
111 out of 138
In Missouri
3,077 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 Smithville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Smithville, MO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Smithville has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Smithville ranks as #3,078 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Smithville ranks as the #3,329 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Smithville Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Smithville Missouri National Average
Overall 99 91 100
Services 102 96 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 107 99 100
Housing 93 78 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
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Smithville Cost of Living Vs. MO

Smithville, 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.

$194,500
Median Home Value
$799
Median Rent
$82,398
Median Income
Statistic Smithville Missouri United States
Median Home Value $194,500 $157,200 $217,500
Median Rent $799 $830 $1,062
Median Income $82,398 $55,461 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.12x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Smithville Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Smithville Missouri
Shampoo $1.04 $1.01
Movie $10.36 $10.72
Bowling $17.4 $13.86

Detailed Smithville Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Smithville Missouri
Ground Beef $4.69 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.78 $1.4
Milk $2.08 $1.96

Detailed Smithville Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Smithville Missouri
Haircut $18.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $35.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.95 $2.32

Detailed Smithville Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Smithville Missouri
Potatoes $3.06 $3.18
Pizza $9.79 $10.39
Beer $8.42 $9.23
Optometrist $106.33 $106.34
Doctor $136.48 $115.25
Dentist $103.0 $98.38

Detailed Smithville Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Smithville Missouri
Gasoline $2.55 $2.59
Tire Balancing $47.9 $48.9
All Electricity $156.97 $167.6
Phone $186.87 $163.42

Smithville SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
9
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Smithville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Smithville
Leavenworth, KS 36,064 93 0.9x
Liberty, MO 31,328 97 1.0x
Gladstone, MO 27,126 94 0.9x
Excelsior Springs, MO 11,640 90 0.9x
Kearney, MO 10,095 98 1.0x
Parkville, MO 6,724 116 1.2x

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