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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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.