Bloomfield, NM Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
86
Bloomfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
18 out of 44
In New Mexico
938 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 Bloomfield is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bloomfield, NM?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bloomfield has an overall cost of living index of 86 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Mexico, Bloomfield has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than New Mexico's index of 92.

The standard of living in Bloomfield ranks as #938 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Mexico. By definition, that implies Bloomfield ranks as the #5,481 most expensive place in the Land of Enchantment.

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Bloomfield Cost Of Living Vs. New Mexico

Living Expense Bloomfield New Mexico National Average
Overall 86 92 100
Services 86 92 100
Groceries 98 94 100
Health 97 98 100
Housing 75 87 100
Transportation 86 88 100
Utilities 95 91 100
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Bloomfield Cost of Living Vs. NM

Bloomfield, NM Housing Cost Breakdown

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

$147,300
Median Home Value
$730
Median Rent
$50,450
Median Income
Statistic Bloomfield New Mexico United States
Median Home Value $147,300 $175,700 $229,800
Median Rent $730 $857 $1,096
Median Income $50,450 $51,243 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.4x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Bloomfield Services Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Bloomfield New Mexico
Shampoo $0.92 $1.06
Movie $9.5 $10.68
Bowling $11.2 $14.67

Detailed Bloomfield Groceries Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Bloomfield New Mexico
Ground Beef $4.9 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.11 $1.39
Milk $1.96 $2.05

Detailed Bloomfield Health Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Bloomfield New Mexico
Haircut $18.38 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.53 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.79 $2.34

Detailed Bloomfield Transportation Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Bloomfield New Mexico
Potatoes $3.05 $3.29
Pizza $9.67 $10.62
Beer $8.22 $9.38
Optometrist $118.86 $108.57
Doctor $127.67 $116.17
Dentist $86.56 $99.13

Detailed Bloomfield Utilities Costs Vs. New Mexico

Item Bloomfield New Mexico
Gasoline $1.97 $2.22
Tire Balancing $40.79 $50.07
All Electricity $150.01 $167.67
Phone $183.97 $175.64

Bloomfield SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bloomfield

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Bloomfield
Farmington, NM 44,967 92 1.1x
Aztec, NM 6,467 86 1.0x
Lee Acres, NM 5,318 88 1.0x

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