Leonidas 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.
IndexLeonidasMinnesotaNational
Cost of living index85102100
IndexLeonidasMinnesotaNational
Goods & Services index104107100
Groceries index114107100
Health care index114108100
Housing index46101100
Transportation index9298100
Utilities index8987100

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  • The cost of living in Leonidas is 17% lower than the Minnesota average.
  • The cost of living in Leonidas is 15% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Leonidas is 54% lower than the national average.
  • Minnesota general sales tax is 35% higher than the national average.
  • Minnesota state income tax is 141% higher 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$21,250$1,771$496$638
Renters$0$0$0$0

Minnesota Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Minnesota6.875%7.875%

Minnesota Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Minnesota5.35%9.85%

Goods & Services

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
Haircut $21.63$14.5948.2%
Beauty Salon $29.50$34.6814.9%
Toothpaste $3.02$2.4722.1%
Shampoo $1.04$1.021.8%
Movie $10.00$9.871.3%
Bowling $3.98$4.399.4%

Groceries

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.94$4.4810.3%
Fried Chicken $1.99$1.4635.9%
Milk $2.64$2.3612.0%
Potatoes $1.99$3.0635.0%
Pizza $8.00$9.2413.4%
Beer $8.99$8.634.1%

Health Care

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $120.00$99.7820.3%
Doctor $159.50$105.0351.9%
Dentist $84.75$88.704.5%
Ibuprofen $10.47$9.4111.2%
Lipitor $297.89$298.500.2%

Housing

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
Home Price $80,000.00$175,700.0054.5%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $820.96$1,081.0324.1%
Apartment Rent $0.00$920.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.92$2.098.2%
Tire Balancing $42.25$45.296.7%

Utilities

ItemLeonidasNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$162.93$170.804.6%
Phone $22.89$28.2619.0%
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.
McKinley, MN10283-17%
Kinney, MN17083-17%
Eveleth, MN3,70886-14%
Iron Junction, MN9386-14%
Buhl, MN1,10686-14%
Leonidas, MN5985-15%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Chautauqua, KS5971-29%
Raymond, SD5969-31%
Piedra, CO5992-8%
Crystal Downs Country Club, MI5918282%
Big Spring, MO5977-23%
Leonidas, MN5985-15%
Source: The Leonidas, MN cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.