Tomah, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
87
Tomah's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
20 out of 143
In Wisconsin
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 Tomah is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tomah, WI?

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

Compared to only Wisconsin, Tomah has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Wisconsin's index of 97.

The standard of living in Tomah ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Tomah ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Badger State.

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Tomah Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Tomah Wisconsin National Average
Overall 87 97 100
Services 91 97 100
Groceries 96 100 100
Health 120 111 100
Housing 71 87 100
Transportation 100 95 100
Utilities 89 98 100
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Tomah Cost of Living Vs. WI

Tomah, WI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Wisconsin, 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.

$128,200
Median Home Value
$854
Median Rent
$51,304
Median Income
Statistic Tomah Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $128,200 $189,200 $229,800
Median Rent $854 $872 $1,096
Median Income $51,304 $63,293 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Tomah Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Tomah Wisconsin
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $9.33 $10.68
Bowling $11.5 $14.67

Detailed Tomah Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Tomah Wisconsin
Ground Beef $4.4 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.65 $1.39
Milk $1.55 $2.05

Detailed Tomah Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Tomah Wisconsin
Haircut $18.75 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.91 $2.34

Detailed Tomah Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Tomah Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.45 $3.29
Pizza $10.57 $10.62
Beer $8.13 $9.38
Optometrist $139.0 $108.57
Doctor $194.57 $116.17
Dentist $95.94 $99.13

Detailed Tomah Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Tomah Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.26 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.73 $50.07
All Electricity $132.18 $167.67
Phone $179.44 $175.64

Tomah SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tomah

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tomah
La Crosse, WI 51,543 91 1.0x
Onalaska, WI 18,814 98 1.1x
Marshfield, WI 18,214 89 1.0x
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 17,691 84 1.0x
Holmen, WI 10,023 100 1.1x
Sparta, WI 9,751 85 1.0x
Reedsburg, WI 9,508 98 1.1x

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