Alton cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexAltonUtahNational
Cost of living index103100100
IndexAltonUtahNational
Goods & Services index9394100
Groceries index9496100
Health care index8590100
Housing index125113100
Transportation index106107100
Utilities index8885100

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  • The cost of living in Alton is 3% higher than the Utah average.
  • The cost of living in Alton is 3% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Alton is 25% higher than the national average.
  • Utah general sales tax is 17% higher than the national average.
  • Utah state income tax is 125% higher than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$40,417$3,368$943$1,213
Renters$0$0$0$0

Utah Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Utah5.95%8.35%

Utah Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Utah5%5%

Goods & Services

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.00$15.5610.1%
Beauty Salon $20.89$36.1142.2%
Toothpaste $2.24$2.479.5%
Shampoo $0.95$0.961.9%
Movie $9.00$10.1311.1%
Bowling $3.75$4.7420.8%

Groceries

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $2.63$3.9833.9%
Fried Chicken $1.59$1.4113.0%
Milk $1.83$2.0611.3%
Potatoes $1.65$2.9844.8%
Pizza $11.00$9.4716.1%
Beer $8.66$8.791.5%

Health Care

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $87.39$101.0413.5%
Doctor $92.11$107.4414.3%
Dentist $68.58$90.4224.1%
Ibuprofen $9.60$9.283.5%
Lipitor $394.77$426.507.4%

Housing

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
Home Price $218,800.00$175,700.0024.5%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $958.71$1,133.2315.4%
Apartment Rent $0.00$920.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.21$1.9910.9%
Tire Balancing $43.50$45.764.9%

Utilities

ItemAltonNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$166.62$163.811.7%
Phone $19.95$28.3929.7%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Orderville, UT71589-11%
Glendale, UT33592-8%
Alton, UT1151033%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Harper, IA11584-16%
Amada Acres, TX11580-20%
Lamoille, NV11593-7%
Mapleton, KS11577-23%
Lester, AL11582-18%
Alton, UT1151033%
Source: The Alton, UT cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.