Cairo 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.
IndexCairoNebraskaNational
Cost of living index8388100
IndexCairoNebraskaNational
Goods & Services index8694100
Groceries index9896100
Health care index9498100
Housing index6575100
Transportation index8594100
Utilities index9787100

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  • The cost of living in Cairo is 6% lower than the Nebraska average.
  • The cost of living in Cairo is 17% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Cairo is 35% lower than the national average.
  • Nebraska general sales tax is 8% higher than the national average.
  • Nebraska state income tax is 11% 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$75,147$6,262$1,753$2,255
Renters$38,750$3,229$904$1,163

Nebraska Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Nebraska5.5%7.5%

Nebraska Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Nebraska2.46%6.84%

Goods & Services

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
Haircut $11.45$15.5626.5%
Beauty Salon $22.11$36.1138.8%
Toothpaste $2.59$2.474.8%
Shampoo $1.02$0.965.7%
Movie $8.50$10.1316.1%
Bowling $3.73$4.7421.2%

Groceries

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.68$3.987.6%
Fried Chicken $1.71$1.4121.8%
Milk $2.00$2.062.9%
Potatoes $2.36$2.9820.9%
Pizza $9.83$9.473.8%
Beer $7.93$8.799.9%

Health Care

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $86.50$101.0414.4%
Doctor $100.00$107.446.9%
Dentist $78.17$90.4213.5%
Ibuprofen $9.74$9.285.0%
Lipitor $452.42$426.506.1%

Housing

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
Home Price $106,900.00$175,700.0039.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,179.49$1,133.234.1%
Apartment Rent $680.00$920.0026.1%

Transportation

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.85$1.997.4%
Tire Balancing $31.29$45.7631.6%

Utilities

ItemCairoNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$106.97$163.8134.7%
Phone $39.95$28.3940.7%
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.
Rockville, NE10769-31%
Howard City, NE20174-26%
Farwell, NE12175-25%
Dannebrog, NE34778-22%
St. Paul, NE2,28980-20%
Cairo, NE84983-17%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Harlem, MT84983-17%
Selma, IN84983-17%
Greene, RI84912525%
Lewistown Heights, MT84992-8%
Hartrandt, WY85093-7%
Cairo, NE84983-17%
Source: The Cairo, NE cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.