Crystal 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.
IndexCrystalNorth DakotaNational
Cost of living index7897100
IndexCrystalNorth DakotaNational
Goods & Services index100102100
Groceries index102105100
Health care index107113100
Housing index2885100
Transportation index107107100
Utilities index8385100

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  • The cost of living in Crystal is 19% lower than the North Dakota average.
  • The cost of living in Crystal is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Crystal is 72% lower than the national average.
  • North Dakota general sales tax is 2% lower than the national average.
  • North Dakota state income tax is 51% 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$41,250$3,438$962$1,238
Renters$51,250$4,271$1,196$1,538

North Dakota Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
North Dakota5%8%

North Dakota Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
North Dakota1.1%2.9%

Goods & Services

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.85$16.091.4%
Beauty Salon $32.49$37.3313.0%
Toothpaste $2.13$2.4512.8%
Shampoo $1.24$1.0024.3%
Movie $7.50$10.2827.1%
Bowling $3.63$4.9326.4%

Groceries

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.71$3.802.4%
Fried Chicken $1.63$1.4016.7%
Milk $2.32$2.0115.7%
Potatoes $3.14$3.014.3%
Pizza $9.66$9.892.2%
Beer $9.49$8.906.7%

Health Care

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $112.52$102.1610.1%
Doctor $126.50$108.3616.7%
Dentist $92.77$92.530.3%
Ibuprofen $9.55$9.283.0%
Lipitor $453.49$425.826.5%

Housing

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
Home Price $50,900.00$184,700.0072.4%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,157.82$1,202.443.7%
Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.21$2.241.7%
Tire Balancing $58.33$46.2926.0%

Utilities

ItemCrystalNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$158.14$165.964.7%
Phone $20.00$28.6830.3%
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.
Auburn, ND2299-1%
Nash, ND3499-1%
Canton City, ND1973-27%
Mountain, ND7273-27%
Hamilton, ND5174-26%
Crystal, ND14478-22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Elsie, NE14479-21%
Limaville, OH14483-17%
Freistatt, MO14476-24%
Woodstock, MN14474-26%
Belmar, NE14499-1%
Crystal, ND14478-22%
Source: The Crystal, ND cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.