Anchorage, AK Cost of Living

Anchorage cost of living index

IndexAnchorageAlaskaNational
Cost of living index128130100
Goods & Services index121119100
Groceries index123128100
Health care index138143100
Housing index144128100
Transportation index124146100
Utilities index109159100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in Anchorage is 1.8% less than the Alaska average.
  • The cost of living in Anchorage is 28% greater than the national average.
  • 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.

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in Anchorage, AK is $2.79.
  • The price of gas in Anchorage is 25.0% higher than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $3.74 per gallon.
  • Colorado Springs, CO is the least expensive city for gas at $1.62 per gallon.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in Anchorage, AK is $10.00.
  • The price of pizza in Anchorage is 7.6% higher than the national average.
  • Truckee, CA is the most expensive city for pizza at $15.99.
  • Kennewick, WA is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.99.

Alaska average prices compared to national average

The average prices for Anchorage, AK goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Anchorage, AK

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
South Addition, Anchorage740.3
Huffman-O'malley, Anchorage728
Rogers Park, Anchorage722.3
Tudor Area, Anchorage712.8
Mid-Hillside, Anchorage707.2
Rabbit Creek, Anchorage6911.4
University Area, Anchorage693.8
Campbell Park, Anchorage684.3
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Taku-Campbell, Anchorage684.3
North Star, Anchorage681.2
Abbott Loop, Anchorage685.8
Scenic Foothills, Anchorage675.7
Eagle River, Anchorage6713.5
Hillside East, Anchorage678.6
Bayshore-Klatt, Anchorage677.2
Northeast, Anchorage665.3
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Cities near Anchorage, AK

CityScoreMiles
Anchorage, AK690
Palmer, AK6937.1
Wasilla, AK6729.4
Farm Loop, AK6437.8
Lakes, AK6433.4
Butte, AK6436.4
Gateway, AK6432.8
Fishhook, AK6438
CityScoreMiles
Houston, AK6228.6
Knik-Fairview, AK6223.6
Big Lake, AK6122.1
Tanaina, AK6032.3
Lazy Mountain, AK5942.3
Sunrise, AK5827.8
Meadow Lakes, AK5829.8
Buffalo Soapstone, AK5841.5
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