Altamont, OR Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
97
Altamont's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
7 out of 98
In Oregon
2,747 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 Altamont is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Altamont, OR?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Altamont has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oregon, Altamont has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Oregon's index of 119.

The standard of living in Altamont ranks as #2,747 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Oregon. By definition, that implies Altamont ranks as the #3,672 most expensive place in the Beaver State.

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Altamont Cost Of Living Vs. Oregon

Living Expense Altamont Oregon National Average
Overall 97 119 100
Services 107 119 100
Groceries 112 114 100
Health 112 118 100
Housing 76 122 100
Transportation 128 128 100
Utilities 83 88 100
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Altamont Cost of Living Vs. OR

Altamont, OR Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Oregon, 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.

$162,700
Median Home Value
$825
Median Rent
$48,285
Median Income
Statistic Altamont Oregon United States
Median Home Value $162,700 $336,700 $229,800
Median Rent $825 $1,173 $1,096
Median Income $48,285 $65,667 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.4x 5.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Altamont Services Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Altamont Oregon
Shampoo $1.41 $1.06
Movie $11.0 $10.68
Bowling $18.8 $14.67

Detailed Altamont Groceries Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Altamont Oregon
Ground Beef $5.54 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.58 $1.39
Milk $2.93 $2.05

Detailed Altamont Health Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Altamont Oregon
Haircut $21.7 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.43 $2.34

Detailed Altamont Transportation Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Altamont Oregon
Potatoes $3.02 $3.29
Pizza $11.66 $10.62
Beer $9.15 $9.38
Optometrist $117.17 $108.57
Doctor $155.0 $116.17
Dentist $114.56 $99.13

Detailed Altamont Utilities Costs Vs. Oregon

Item Altamont Oregon
Gasoline $2.98 $2.22
Tire Balancing $57.47 $50.07
All Electricity $124.72 $167.67
Phone $177.85 $175.64

Altamont SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
10

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Altamont

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Altamont
Klamath Falls, OR 21,509 98 1.0x
Ashland, OR 21,138 132 1.4x

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