Brattleboro, VT Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
109
Brattleboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
6 out of 13
In Vermont
4,038 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 Brattleboro is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Brattleboro, VT?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Brattleboro has an overall cost of living index of 109 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Vermont, Brattleboro has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Vermont's index of 111.

The standard of living in Brattleboro ranks as #4,039 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Vermont. By definition, that implies Brattleboro ranks as the #2,380 most expensive place in the Green Mountain State.

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Brattleboro Cost Of Living Vs. Vermont

Living Expense Brattleboro Vermont National Average
Overall 109 111 100
Services 121 101 100
Groceries 101 114 100
Health 116 100 100
Housing 100 113 100
Transportation 99 116 100
Utilities 128 120 100
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Brattleboro Cost of Living Vs. VT

Brattleboro, VT Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Vermont, 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.

$188,600
Median Home Value
$865
Median Rent
$36,090
Median Income
Statistic Brattleboro Vermont United States
Median Home Value $188,600 $230,900 $229,800
Median Rent $865 $999 $1,096
Median Income $36,090 $63,477 $64,994
Home Value To Income 5.2x 3.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.29x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Brattleboro Services Costs Vs. Vermont

Item Brattleboro Vermont
Shampoo $2.0 $1.06
Movie $10.4 $10.68
Bowling $8.05 $14.67

Detailed Brattleboro Groceries Costs Vs. Vermont

Item Brattleboro Vermont
Ground Beef $3.24 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.39
Milk $1.97 $2.05

Detailed Brattleboro Health Costs Vs. Vermont

Item Brattleboro Vermont
Haircut $18.47 $18.62
Beauty Salon $73.51 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.63 $2.34

Detailed Brattleboro Transportation Costs Vs. Vermont

Item Brattleboro Vermont
Potatoes $3.01 $3.29
Pizza $12.08 $10.62
Beer $9.52 $9.38
Optometrist $123.27 $108.57
Doctor $140.02 $116.17
Dentist $123.73 $99.13

Detailed Brattleboro Utilities Costs Vs. Vermont

Item Brattleboro Vermont
Gasoline $2.21 $2.22
Tire Balancing $45.3 $50.07
All Electricity $245.0 $167.67
Phone $29.97 $175.64

Brattleboro SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Brattleboro

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Brattleboro
Chicopee, MA 55,186 109 1.0x
Northampton, MA 28,552 122 1.1x
Keene, NH 22,823 111 1.0x
Milford, NH 8,644 110 1.0x
Adams, MA 5,689 100 0.9x

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