Exeter, NH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
110
Exeter's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
12 out of 25
In New Hampshire
4,128 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 Exeter is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Exeter, NH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Exeter has an overall cost of living index of 110 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Hampshire, Exeter has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than New Hampshire's index of 113.

The standard of living in Exeter ranks as #4,129 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Hampshire. By definition, that implies Exeter ranks as the #2,289 most expensive place in the Granite State.

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Exeter Cost Of Living Vs. New Hampshire

Living Expense Exeter New Hampshire National Average
Overall 110 113 100
Services 113 114 100
Groceries 98 101 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 119 124 100
Transportation 95 94 100
Utilities 112 113 100
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Exeter Cost of Living Vs. NH

Exeter, NH Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New Hampshire, 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.

$240,500
Median Home Value
$1,276
Median Rent
$68,984
Median Income
Statistic Exeter New Hampshire United States
Median Home Value $240,500 $272,300 $229,800
Median Rent $1,276 $1,145 $1,096
Median Income $68,984 $77,923 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Exeter Services Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Exeter New Hampshire
Shampoo $0.98 $1.06
Movie $8.77 $10.68
Bowling $19.0 $14.67

Detailed Exeter Groceries Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Exeter New Hampshire
Ground Beef $3.49 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.19 $1.39
Milk $2.79 $2.05

Detailed Exeter Health Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Exeter New Hampshire
Haircut $25.03 $18.62
Beauty Salon $41.18 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.64 $2.34

Detailed Exeter Transportation Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Exeter New Hampshire
Potatoes $3.41 $3.29
Pizza $11.09 $10.62
Beer $8.99 $9.38
Optometrist $101.89 $108.57
Doctor $152.49 $116.17
Dentist $121.64 $99.13

Detailed Exeter Utilities Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Exeter New Hampshire
Gasoline $2.0 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.84 $50.07
All Electricity $205.73 $167.67
Phone $179.98 $175.64

Exeter SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Exeter

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Exeter
Haverhill, MA 63,783 117 1.1x
Dover, NH 31,922 113 1.0x
Derry, NH 22,891 109 1.0x
Portsmouth, NH 21,418 128 1.2x
Newburyport, MA 18,197 137 1.2x
Somersworth, NH 12,027 102 0.9x
Durham, NH 12,016 121 1.1x
Hampton, NH 10,002 124 1.1x
Newmarket, NH 5,737 108 1.0x
Salisbury, MA 5,116 122 1.1x

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