Nashua, NH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
113
Nashua's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
18 out of 25
In New Hampshire
4,363 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 Nashua is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Nashua, NH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Nashua has an overall cost of living index of 113 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Nashua ranks as #4,365 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Hampshire. By definition, that implies Nashua ranks as the #2,053 most expensive place in the Granite State.

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Nashua Cost Of Living Vs. New Hampshire

Living Expense Nashua New Hampshire National Average
Overall 113 113 100
Services 111 114 100
Groceries 99 101 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 127 124 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 113 113 100
For more reading on cost of living around New Hampshire, check out:
Nashua Cost of Living Vs. NH

Nashua, 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.

$279,800
Median Home Value
$1,309
Median Rent
$73,785
Median Income
Statistic Nashua New Hampshire United States
Median Home Value $279,800 $272,300 $229,800
Median Rent $1,309 $1,145 $1,096
Median Income $73,785 $77,923 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.8x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Nashua Services Costs Vs. New Hampshire

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

Detailed Nashua Groceries Costs Vs. New Hampshire

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

Detailed Nashua Health Costs Vs. New Hampshire

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

Detailed Nashua Transportation Costs Vs. New Hampshire

Item Nashua 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 Nashua Utilities Costs Vs. New Hampshire

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

Nashua SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Nashua

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Nashua
Lowell, MA 111,311 119 1.1x
Lawrence, MA 80,022 120 1.1x
Derry, NH 22,891 109 1.0x
Londonderry, NH 12,053 120 1.1x
Andover, MA 8,821 153 1.4x
Milford, NH 8,644 110 1.0x
Hudson, NH 7,230 111 1.0x
Pinehurst, MA 6,997 140 1.2x
South Hooksett, NH 5,911 111 1.0x

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