Troy, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
90
Troy's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
79 out of 143
In Missouri
1,633 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 Troy is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Troy, MO?

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

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

The standard of living in Troy ranks as #1,633 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Troy ranks as the #4,785 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Troy Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Troy Missouri National Average
Overall 90 89 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 101 96 100
Health 90 96 100
Housing 78 77 100
Transportation 89 91 100
Utilities 95 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Missouri, check out:
Troy Cost of Living Vs. MO

Troy, 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.

$155,000
Median Home Value
$918
Median Rent
$68,524
Median Income
Statistic Troy Missouri United States
Median Home Value $155,000 $163,600 $229,800
Median Rent $918 $843 $1,096
Median Income $68,524 $57,290 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Troy Services Costs Vs. Missouri

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

Detailed Troy Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

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

Detailed Troy Health Costs Vs. Missouri

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

Detailed Troy Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Troy 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 Troy Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

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

Troy SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Troy

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Troy
O'Fallon, MO 88,132 100 1.1x
Wentzville, MO 40,407 100 1.1x
Lake St. Louis, MO 16,357 104 1.2x
Dardenne Prairie, MO 13,385 114 1.3x
Warrenton, MO 8,388 89 1.0x

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