Devils Lake, ND Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
Devils Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
3 out of 14
In North Dakota
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 Devils Lake is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Devils Lake, ND?

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

Compared to only North Dakota, Devils Lake has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than North Dakota's index of 97.

The standard of living in Devils Lake ranks as #1,633 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in North Dakota. By definition, that implies Devils Lake ranks as the #4,785 most expensive place in the Peace Garden State.

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Devils Lake Cost Of Living Vs. North Dakota

Living Expense Devils Lake North Dakota National Average
Overall 90 97 100
Services 105 98 100
Groceries 109 105 100
Health 115 113 100
Housing 53 84 100
Transportation 111 104 100
Utilities 89 92 100
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Devils Lake, ND Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in North Dakota, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Devils Lake North Dakota United States
Median Home Value $114,200 $199,900 $229,800
Median Rent $608 $828 $1,096
Median Income $39,248 $65,315 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.15x 0.2x

Detailed Devils Lake Services Costs Vs. North Dakota

Item Devils Lake North Dakota
Shampoo $1.37 $1.06
Movie $11.19 $10.68
Bowling $9.0 $14.67

Detailed Devils Lake Groceries Costs Vs. North Dakota

Item Devils Lake North Dakota
Ground Beef $3.42 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.52 $1.39
Milk $2.66 $2.05

Detailed Devils Lake Health Costs Vs. North Dakota

Item Devils Lake North Dakota
Haircut $18.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $39.33 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.95 $2.34

Detailed Devils Lake Transportation Costs Vs. North Dakota

Item Devils Lake North Dakota
Potatoes $3.35 $3.29
Pizza $11.21 $10.62
Beer $8.23 $9.38
Optometrist $118.06 $108.57
Doctor $154.63 $116.17
Dentist $105.22 $99.13

Detailed Devils Lake Utilities Costs Vs. North Dakota

Item Devils Lake North Dakota
Gasoline $2.25 $2.22
Tire Balancing $62.68 $50.07
All Electricity $129.14 $167.67
Phone $188.32 $175.64

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