Tahlequah, OK Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
81
Tahlequah's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
17 out of 74
In Oklahoma
290 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 Tahlequah is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tahlequah, OK?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tahlequah has an overall cost of living index of 81 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oklahoma, Tahlequah has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Oklahoma's index of 87.

The standard of living in Tahlequah ranks as #290 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Oklahoma. By definition, that implies Tahlequah ranks as the #6,129 most expensive place in the Sooner State.

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Tahlequah Cost Of Living Vs. Oklahoma

Living Expense Tahlequah Oklahoma National Average
Overall 81 87 100
Services 85 91 100
Groceries 89 92 100
Health 81 96 100
Housing 65 71 100
Transportation 85 91 100
Utilities 97 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Oklahoma, check out:
Tahlequah Cost of Living Vs. OK

Tahlequah, OK Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Oklahoma, 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.

$141,000
Median Home Value
$683
Median Rent
$37,500
Median Income
Statistic Tahlequah Oklahoma United States
Median Home Value $141,000 $142,400 $229,800
Median Rent $683 $818 $1,096
Median Income $37,500 $53,840 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.8x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Tahlequah Services Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Tahlequah Oklahoma
Shampoo $1.08 $1.06
Movie $9.0 $10.68
Bowling $5.0 $14.67

Detailed Tahlequah Groceries Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Tahlequah Oklahoma
Ground Beef $3.4 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.02 $1.39
Milk $2.01 $2.05

Detailed Tahlequah Health Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Tahlequah Oklahoma
Haircut $16.5 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.06 $2.34

Detailed Tahlequah Transportation Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Tahlequah Oklahoma
Potatoes $2.42 $3.29
Pizza $10.82 $10.62
Beer $7.87 $9.38
Optometrist $96.67 $108.57
Doctor $95.0 $116.17
Dentist $77.5 $99.13

Detailed Tahlequah Utilities Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Tahlequah Oklahoma
Gasoline $1.99 $2.22
Tire Balancing $37.5 $50.07
All Electricity $157.2 $167.67
Phone $189.15 $175.64

Tahlequah SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tahlequah

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tahlequah
Broken Arrow, OK 108,875 94 1.2x
Fayetteville, AR 86,622 93 1.1x
Springdale, AR 80,433 85 1.0x
Van Buren, AR 23,600 83 1.0x
Claremore, OK 18,875 87 1.1x
Siloam Springs, AR 17,031 84 1.0x
Centerton, AR 15,345 88 1.1x
Coweta, OK 9,803 85 1.0x
Pryor Creek, OK 9,417 83 1.0x
Catoosa, OK 7,930 85 1.0x

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