Kansas City, MO Cost of Living

Kansas City cost of living index

IndexKansas CityMissouriNational
Cost of living index9592100
Goods & Services index10197100
Groceries index10499100
Health care index10098100
Housing index7977100
Transportation index9893100
Utilities index112106100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in Kansas City is 3.6% greater than the Missouri average.
  • The cost of living in Kansas City is 4.6% less than the national average.
  • 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.

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in Kansas City, MO is $3.18.
  • The price of gas in Kansas City is 1.8% lower than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $4.30 per gallon.
  • Joplin, MO is the least expensive city for gas at $2.82 per gallon.
  • Coffee
  • The price of coffee in Kansas City, MO is $3.95.
  • The price of coffee in Kansas City is 6.9% lower than the national average.
  • Honolulu, HI is the most expensive city for coffee at $7.77.
  • Anniston, AL is the least expensive city for coffee at $2.99.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in Kansas City, MO is $8.00.
  • The price of pizza in Kansas City is 13.9% lower than the national average.
  • Truckee, CA is the most expensive city for pizza at $15.99.
  • Ponca City, OK is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.50.

Missouri average prices compared to national average

The average prices for Kansas City, MO goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Kansas City, MO

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Sunset Hill West, Kansas City895.2
Romanelli West, Kansas City846.6
Sunset Hill, Kansas City824.7
Stanford Gardens, Kansas City825.9
Greenway Fields, Kansas City826
Arnour Fields, Kansas City826.6
Verona Hills, Kansas City8212.8
Oak Meyer Gardens, Kansas City816.3
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Westwood, Kansas City814.5
Wornall Homestead, Kansas City815.6
Western 49-63, Kansas City815
Central Hyde Park, Kansas City812.8
Armour Hills, Kansas City816.6
South Plaza, Kansas City804.4
Union Hill, Kansas City801.7
Morningside, Kansas City805.9
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Cities near Kansas City, MO

CityScoreMiles
Mission Woods, KS924.8
Westwood, MO914.6
Westwood Hills, KS874.5
Mission Hills, KS866
Lake Waukomis, MO859.7
Oakwood, MO847.1
Prairie Village, KS848
Leawood, KS849.4
CityScoreMiles
Lake Quivira, KS8411.4
Liberty, MO8313.2
Lee's Summit, MO8316.8
Overland Park, KS839.5
Roeland Park, KS835.2
Oaks, MO836.7
Fairway, KS836.1
Parkville, MO828.6
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