East Amana 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.
IndexEast AmanaIowaNational
Cost of living index9488100
IndexEast AmanaIowaNational
Goods & Services index9393100
Groceries index9495100
Health care index10296100
Housing index9073100
Transportation index9297100
Utilities index10799100

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  • The cost of living in East Amana is 6% higher than the Iowa average.
  • The cost of living in East Amana is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in East Amana is 10% lower than the national average.
  • Iowa general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Iowa state income tax is 84% 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$38,281$3,190$893$1,149
Renters$0$0$0$0

Iowa Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Iowa6%7%

Iowa Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Iowa0.36%8.98%

Goods & Services

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
Haircut $11.50$14.5921.2%
Beauty Salon $38.75$34.6811.7%
Toothpaste $2.48$2.470.3%
Shampoo $1.16$1.0213.5%
Movie $9.88$9.870.1%
Bowling $3.75$4.3914.6%

Groceries

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.64$4.483.6%
Fried Chicken $1.53$1.464.5%
Milk $2.42$2.362.7%
Potatoes $2.91$3.064.9%
Pizza $8.00$9.2413.4%
Beer $7.75$8.6310.2%

Health Care

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $130.25$99.7830.5%
Doctor $128.75$105.0322.6%
Dentist $76.75$88.7013.5%
Ibuprofen $7.98$9.4115.2%
Lipitor $302.31$298.501.3%

Housing

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
Home Price $157,800.00$175,700.0010.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $934.42$1,081.0313.6%
Apartment Rent $0.00$920.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.90$2.099.2%
Tire Balancing $42.65$45.295.8%

Utilities

ItemEast AmanaNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$183.67$170.807.5%
Phone $29.99$28.266.1%
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.
Marengo, IA2,50283-17%
Blairstown, IA72484-16%
West Amana, IA22284-16%
South Amana, IA16085-15%
Watkins, IA12386-14%
East Amana, IA4694-6%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Radium, KS4671-29%
Willow Creek, AK4612121%
Delhi, MN4675-25%
Smicksburg, PA4685-15%
Tulsita, TX4697-3%
East Amana, IA4694-6%
Source: The East Amana, IA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.