Big Stone City 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.
IndexBig Stone CitySouth DakotaNational
Cost of living index8891100
IndexBig Stone CitySouth DakotaNational
Goods & Services index10296100
Groceries index10697100
Health care index110101100
Housing index5975100
Transportation index9696100
Utilities index90105100

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  • The cost of living in Big Stone City is 3% lower than the South Dakota average.
  • The cost of living in Big Stone City is 12% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Big Stone City is 41% lower than the national average.
  • South Dakota general sales tax is 21% lower than the national average.
  • South Dakota state income tax is 100% lower 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$63,611$5,301$1,484$1,909
Renters$37,679$3,140$879$1,130

South Dakota Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
South Dakota4%6%

South Dakota Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
South Dakota0%0%

Goods & Services

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
Haircut $16.64$15.566.9%
Beauty Salon $29.63$36.1117.9%
Toothpaste $2.77$2.4712.2%
Shampoo $1.01$0.964.3%
Movie $10.21$10.130.8%
Bowling $3.81$4.7419.6%

Groceries

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.83$3.983.8%
Fried Chicken $1.93$1.4137.2%
Milk $3.08$2.0649.1%
Potatoes $2.48$2.9816.8%
Pizza $9.18$9.473.1%
Beer $10.44$8.7918.8%

Health Care

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $76.84$101.0424.0%
Doctor $147.23$107.4437.0%
Dentist $92.40$90.422.2%
Ibuprofen $8.95$9.283.5%
Lipitor $445.67$426.504.5%

Housing

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
Home Price $91,400.00$175,700.0048.0%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,065.78$1,133.236.0%
Apartment Rent $689.00$920.0025.1%

Transportation

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.85$1.997.3%
Tire Balancing $47.96$45.764.8%

Utilities

ItemBig Stone CityNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$138.49$163.8115.5%
Phone $28.13$28.390.9%
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.
Louisburg, MN3076-24%
Bellingham, MN16479-21%
Odessa, MN13280-20%
Corona, SD10679-21%
Clinton, MN39784-16%
Big Stone City, SD58388-12%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Hartwick, NY58393-7%
Thornton, AR58377-23%
Misenheimer, NC58384-16%
Ellsinore, MO58374-26%
Jackson, NC58388-12%
Big Stone City, SD58388-12%
Source: The Big Stone City, SD cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.