Northwood 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.
IndexNorthwoodNorth DakotaNational
Cost of living index8693100
IndexNorthwoodNorth DakotaNational
Goods & Services index9699100
Groceries index101105100
Health care index114109100
Housing index5979100
Transportation index95100100
Utilities index9990100

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Northwood is 7% lower than the North Dakota average.
  • The cost of living in Northwood is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Northwood is 41% lower than the national average.
  • North Dakota general sales tax is 2% lower than the national average.
  • North Dakota state income tax is 45% lower than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Northwood

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Northwood

Compare Northwood, ND Cost of living To Other Cities

Salary Calculator

This is how much you would need to earn in
Price difference in compared to
Cost of living index
Goods & Services index
Groceries index
Health care index
Housing index
Transportation index
Utilities index

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$43,750$3,646$1,021$1,313
Renters$29,875$2,490$697$896

North Dakota Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
North Dakota5%8%

North Dakota Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
North Dakota1.22%3.22%

Goods & Services

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.15$14.593.8%
Beauty Salon $27.25$34.6821.4%
Toothpaste $2.31$2.476.6%
Shampoo $1.03$1.020.8%
Movie $10.00$9.871.3%
Bowling $3.67$4.3916.4%

Groceries

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.98$4.4811.1%
Fried Chicken $1.78$1.4621.6%
Milk $2.94$2.3624.8%
Potatoes $2.25$3.0626.5%
Pizza $8.00$9.2413.4%
Beer $9.14$8.635.9%

Health Care

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $79.40$99.7820.4%
Doctor $152.00$105.0344.7%
Dentist $95.00$88.707.1%
Ibuprofen $8.18$9.4113.1%
Lipitor $321.67$298.507.8%

Housing

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
Home Price $105,200.00$175,700.0040.1%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $980.39$1,081.039.3%
Apartment Rent $515.00$920.0044.0%

Transportation

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.90$2.099.2%
Tire Balancing $48.96$45.298.1%

Utilities

ItemNorthwoodNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$159.00$170.806.9%
Phone $29.95$28.266.0%
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.
Hatton, ND76182-18%
Emerado, ND33185-15%
Larimore, ND1,52785-15%
Northwood, ND75086-14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Peck, MI75081-19%
Sunset Bay, NY75088-12%
Bayside Gardens, OR7501088%
Page Park, FL75095-5%
New Florence, MO75082-18%
Northwood, ND75086-14%
Source: The Northwood, ND cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.