Crete, NE Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
88
Crete's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
17 out of 34
In Nebraska
1,324 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 Crete is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Crete, NE?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Crete has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Crete ranks as #1,324 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Nebraska. By definition, that implies Crete ranks as the #5,083 most expensive place in the Cornhusker State.

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Crete Cost Of Living Vs. Nebraska

Living Expense Crete Nebraska National Average
Overall 88 89 100
Services 103 95 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 105 99 100
Housing 63 76 100
Transportation 96 95 100
Utilities 90 90 100
For more reading on cost of living around Nebraska, check out:
Crete Cost of Living Vs. NE

Crete, 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.

$97,400
Median Home Value
$784
Median Rent
$45,717
Median Income
Statistic Crete Nebraska United States
Median Home Value $97,400 $155,800 $217,500
Median Rent $784 $833 $1,062
Median Income $45,717 $61,439 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.1x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Crete Services Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Crete Nebraska
Shampoo $0.92 $1.01
Movie $11.34 $10.72
Bowling $16.2 $13.86

Detailed Crete Groceries Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Crete Nebraska
Ground Beef $3.7 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.4
Milk $2.37 $1.96

Detailed Crete Health Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Crete Nebraska
Haircut $22.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.2 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.44 $2.32

Detailed Crete Transportation Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Crete Nebraska
Potatoes $2.65 $3.18
Pizza $10.9 $10.39
Beer $8.98 $9.23
Optometrist $105.4 $106.34
Doctor $143.75 $115.25
Dentist $90.8 $98.38

Detailed Crete Utilities Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Crete Nebraska
Gasoline $2.63 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.0 $48.9
All Electricity $129.51 $167.6
Phone $191.16 $163.42

Crete SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Crete

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Crete
Lincoln, NE 283,839 93 1.1x

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