Fairplay 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.
IndexFairplayMarylandNational
Cost of living index103120100
IndexFairplayMarylandNational
Goods & Services index104104100
Groceries index94113100
Health care index10392100
Housing index112154100
Transportation index90106100
Utilities index95103100

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  • The cost of living in Fairplay is 14% lower than the Maryland average.
  • The cost of living in Fairplay is 3% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Fairplay is 12% higher than the national average.
  • Maryland general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Maryland state income tax is 10% 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$67,206$5,601$1,568$2,016
Renters$0$0$0$0

Maryland Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Maryland6%6%

Maryland Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Maryland2%5.75%

Goods & Services

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
Haircut $10.22$15.5634.4%
Beauty Salon $30.25$36.1116.2%
Toothpaste $3.08$2.4724.6%
Shampoo $1.19$0.9623.0%
Movie $9.67$10.134.5%
Bowling $4.67$4.741.4%

Groceries

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.95$3.980.8%
Fried Chicken $1.17$1.4116.9%
Milk $1.81$2.0612.5%
Potatoes $3.08$2.983.2%
Pizza $9.83$9.473.8%
Beer $9.36$8.796.4%

Health Care

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $89.89$101.0411.0%
Doctor $104.33$107.442.9%
Dentist $98.75$90.429.2%
Ibuprofen $9.77$9.285.3%
Lipitor $422.49$426.500.9%

Housing

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
Home Price $196,400.00$175,700.0011.8%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,055.75$1,133.236.8%
Apartment Rent $0.00$920.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.94$1.992.8%
Tire Balancing $33.88$45.7626.0%

Utilities

ItemFairplayNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$157.60$163.813.8%
Phone $27.03$28.394.8%
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.
Bakersville, MD099-1%
Fairview, MD099-1%
Pondsville, MD7199-1%
Big Pool, MD5399-1%
Kemps Mill, MD8699-1%
Fairplay, MD4171033%

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Columbus City, IA41778-22%
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Toone, TN41780-20%
Bowie, AZ41778-22%
Mentone, AL41791-9%
Fairplay, MD4171033%
Source: The Fairplay, MD cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.