Nebraska City, NE Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
83
Nebraska City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
5 out of 34
In Nebraska
491 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 Nebraska City is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Nebraska City, NE?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Nebraska City has an overall cost of living index of 83 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Nebraska, Nebraska City has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Nebraska's index of 89.

The standard of living in Nebraska City ranks as #491 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Nebraska. By definition, that implies Nebraska City ranks as the #5,927 most expensive place in the Cornhusker State.

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Nebraska City Cost Of Living Vs. Nebraska

Living Expense Nebraska City Nebraska National Average
Overall 83 89 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 96 101 100
Housing 59 78 100
Transportation 95 98 100
Utilities 98 91 100
For more reading on cost of living around Nebraska, check out:
Nebraska City Cost of Living Vs. NE

Nebraska City, 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.

$120,000
Median Home Value
$746
Median Rent
$56,947
Median Income
Statistic Nebraska City Nebraska United States
Median Home Value $120,000 $164,000 $229,800
Median Rent $746 $857 $1,096
Median Income $56,947 $63,015 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.1x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Nebraska City Services Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Nebraska City Nebraska
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $10.64 $10.68
Bowling $15.57 $14.67

Detailed Nebraska City Groceries Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Nebraska City Nebraska
Ground Beef $4.58 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.24 $1.39
Milk $2.0 $2.05

Detailed Nebraska City Health Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Nebraska City Nebraska
Haircut $17.96 $18.62
Beauty Salon $34.01 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.38 $2.34

Detailed Nebraska City Transportation Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Nebraska City Nebraska
Potatoes $4.03 $3.29
Pizza $10.01 $10.62
Beer $8.97 $9.38
Optometrist $114.83 $108.57
Doctor $119.0 $116.17
Dentist $78.66 $99.13

Detailed Nebraska City Utilities Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Nebraska City Nebraska
Gasoline $2.07 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.36 $50.07
All Electricity $146.44 $167.67
Phone $194.43 $175.64

Nebraska City SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9.5

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