Kennebunkport 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.
IndexKennebunkportMaineNational
Cost of living index145107100
IndexKennebunkportMaineNational
Goods & Services index111111100
Groceries index101101100
Health care index113113100
Housing index21993100
Transportation index129129100
Utilities index119119100

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  • The cost of living in Kennebunkport is 35% higher than the Maine average.
  • The cost of living in Kennebunkport is 45% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Kennebunkport is 119% higher than the national average.
  • Maine general sales tax is 8% higher than the national average.
  • Maine state income tax is 100% lower than the national average.

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Compare Kennebunkport, ME Cost of living To Other Cities

Maine Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Maine5.5%5.5%

Maine Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Maine0%7.95%

Goods & Services

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.62$14.597.0%
Beauty Salon $38.07$34.689.8%
Toothpaste $2.50$2.471.1%
Shampoo $0.99$1.023.1%
Movie $10.12$9.872.6%
Bowling $4.76$4.398.4%

Groceries

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $2.99$4.4833.2%
Fried Chicken $1.59$1.468.6%
Milk $2.19$2.367.1%
Potatoes $3.32$3.068.4%
Pizza $8.68$9.246.1%
Beer $8.99$8.634.1%

Health Care

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $142.33$99.7842.6%
Doctor $121.42$105.0315.6%
Dentist $104.81$88.7018.2%
Ibuprofen $8.99$9.414.5%
Lipitor $293.43$298.501.7%

Housing

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
Home Price $479,200.00$181,400.00164.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,251.28$1,081.0315.7%
Apartment Rent $1,000.00$889.0012.5%

Transportation

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.71$2.0929.5%
Tire Balancing $58.40$45.2929.0%

Utilities

ItemKennebunkportNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$242.75$170.8042.1%
Phone $24.69$28.2612.6%
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.
Sanford, ME10,0841077%
South Sanford, ME4,4081088%
North Berwick, ME1,4871099%
Old Orchard Beach, ME8,67011111%
Biddeford, ME21,35111313%
Kennebunkport, ME1,12314545%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Norphlet, AR1,12385-15%
Silverado Resort, CA1,123248148%
Eureka, MT1,12387-13%
Parshall, ND1,12384-16%
Chappaqua, NY1,12316767%
Kennebunkport, ME1,12314545%
Source: The Kennebunkport, ME cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.