Beatrice, NE Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
85
Beatrice's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
8 out of 34
In Nebraska
777 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 Beatrice is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Beatrice, NE?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Beatrice has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Beatrice ranks as #777 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Nebraska. By definition, that implies Beatrice ranks as the #5,642 most expensive place in the Cornhusker State.

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Beatrice Cost Of Living Vs. Nebraska

Living Expense Beatrice Nebraska National Average
Overall 85 89 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 98 97 100
Health 106 101 100
Housing 55 78 100
Transportation 103 98 100
Utilities 89 91 100
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Beatrice Cost of Living Vs. NE

Beatrice, NE Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Nebraska, 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.

$115,100
Median Home Value
$621
Median Rent
$42,103
Median Income
Statistic Beatrice Nebraska United States
Median Home Value $115,100 $164,000 $229,800
Median Rent $621 $857 $1,096
Median Income $42,103 $63,015 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Beatrice Services Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Beatrice Nebraska
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $11.39 $10.68
Bowling $16.33 $14.67

Detailed Beatrice Groceries Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Beatrice Nebraska
Ground Beef $3.46 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.46 $1.39
Milk $2.21 $2.05

Detailed Beatrice Health Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Beatrice Nebraska
Haircut $23.58 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.62 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.4 $2.34

Detailed Beatrice Transportation Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Beatrice Nebraska
Potatoes $2.18 $3.29
Pizza $9.99 $10.62
Beer $8.85 $9.38
Optometrist $104.48 $108.57
Doctor $148.06 $116.17
Dentist $94.73 $99.13

Detailed Beatrice Utilities Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Beatrice Nebraska
Gasoline $2.2 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.6 $50.07
All Electricity $123.99 $167.67
Phone $194.37 $175.64

Beatrice SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Beatrice

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Beatrice
Lincoln, NE 286,388 95 1.1x
Seward, NE 7,210 93 1.1x

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