Aberdeen, SD Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
87
Aberdeen's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
5 out of 19
In South Dakota
1,101 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 Aberdeen is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Aberdeen, SD?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Aberdeen has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only South Dakota, Aberdeen has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than South Dakota's index of 91.

The standard of living in Aberdeen ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in South Dakota. By definition, that implies Aberdeen ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Mount Rushmore State.

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Aberdeen Cost Of Living Vs. South Dakota

Living Expense Aberdeen South Dakota National Average
Overall 87 91 100
Services 93 94 100
Groceries 101 97 100
Health 96 96 100
Housing 73 79 100
Transportation 92 93 100
Utilities 89 88 100
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Aberdeen Cost of Living Vs. SD

Aberdeen, SD Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in South Dakota, 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.

$169,400
Median Home Value
$669
Median Rent
$56,455
Median Income
Statistic Aberdeen South Dakota United States
Median Home Value $169,400 $174,600 $229,800
Median Rent $669 $761 $1,096
Median Income $56,455 $59,896 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.0x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.15x 0.2x

Detailed Aberdeen Services Costs Vs. South Dakota

Item Aberdeen South Dakota
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $9.0 $10.68
Bowling $12.0 $14.67

Detailed Aberdeen Groceries Costs Vs. South Dakota

Item Aberdeen South Dakota
Ground Beef $3.94 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.34 $1.39
Milk $2.02 $2.05

Detailed Aberdeen Health Costs Vs. South Dakota

Item Aberdeen South Dakota
Haircut $15.74 $18.62
Beauty Salon $23.63 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.17 $2.34

Detailed Aberdeen Transportation Costs Vs. South Dakota

Item Aberdeen South Dakota
Potatoes $2.6 $3.29
Pizza $11.2 $10.62
Beer $9.52 $9.38
Optometrist $174.08 $108.57
Doctor $118.42 $116.17
Dentist $77.12 $99.13

Detailed Aberdeen Utilities Costs Vs. South Dakota

Item Aberdeen South Dakota
Gasoline $2.1 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.58 $50.07
All Electricity $134.29 $167.67
Phone $187.6 $175.64

Aberdeen SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

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