Keene, NH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
110
Keene's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
12 out of 27
In New Hampshire
4,134 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 Keene is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Keene, NH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Keene 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, Keene has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than New Hampshire's index of 113.

The standard of living in Keene ranks as #4,135 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Hampshire. By definition, that implies Keene ranks as the #2,271 most expensive place in the Granite State.

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Keene Cost Of Living Vs. New Hampshire

Living Expense Keene New Hampshire National Average
Overall 110 113 100
Services 120 108 100
Groceries 100 103 100
Health 118 114 100
Housing 100 123 100
Transportation 98 102 100
Utilities 127 118 100
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Keene Cost of Living Vs. NH

Keene, 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.

$190,500
Median Home Value
$983
Median Rent
$56,971
Median Income
Statistic Keene New Hampshire United States
Median Home Value $190,500 $261,700 $217,500
Median Rent $983 $1,111 $1,062
Median Income $56,971 $76,768 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.4x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Keene Services Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Keene New Hampshire
Shampoo $2.0 $1.01
Movie $10.4 $10.72
Bowling $8.05 $13.86

Detailed Keene Groceries Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Keene New Hampshire
Ground Beef $3.24 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.4
Milk $1.97 $1.96

Detailed Keene Health Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Keene New Hampshire
Haircut $18.47 $17.49
Beauty Salon $73.51 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.63 $2.32

Detailed Keene Transportation Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Keene New Hampshire
Potatoes $3.01 $3.18
Pizza $12.08 $10.39
Beer $9.52 $9.23
Optometrist $123.27 $106.34
Doctor $140.02 $115.25
Dentist $123.73 $98.38

Detailed Keene Utilities Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Keene New Hampshire
Gasoline $2.21 $2.59
Tire Balancing $45.3 $48.9
All Electricity $245.0 $167.6
Phone $29.97 $163.42

Keene SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Keene

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Keene
Northampton, MA 28,516 121 1.1x
Amherst Center, MA 20,409 125 1.1x
Clinton, MA 7,154 116 1.1x
North Amherst, MA 6,907 130 1.2x
Brattleboro, VT 6,507 110 1.0x
South Hooksett, NH 5,831 114 1.0x

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