According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Valley City has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only North Dakota, Valley City has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than North Dakota's index of 95.
The standard of living in Valley City ranks as #1,128 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in North Dakota. By definition, that implies Valley City ranks as the #5,279 most expensive place in the Peace Garden State.
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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.