Plentywood 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.
IndexPlentywoodMontanaNational
Cost of living index9398100
IndexPlentywoodMontanaNational
Goods & Services index103101100
Groceries index108101100
Health care index108106100
Housing index7297100
Transportation index10094100
Utilities index8786100

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  • The cost of living in Plentywood is 5% lower than the Montana average.
  • The cost of living in Plentywood is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Plentywood is 28% lower than the national average.
  • Montana general sales tax is 100% lower than the national average.
  • Montana state income tax is 55% 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$60,268$5,022$1,406$1,808
Renters$28,603$2,384$667$858

Montana Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Montana0%0%

Montana Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Montana1%6.9%

Goods & Services

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.00$14.594.1%
Beauty Salon $23.33$34.6832.7%
Toothpaste $3.55$2.4743.5%
Shampoo $1.16$1.0213.5%
Movie $10.75$9.878.9%
Bowling $4.25$4.393.2%

Groceries

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.38$4.482.2%
Fried Chicken $1.69$1.4615.4%
Milk $2.84$2.3620.5%
Potatoes $3.18$3.063.9%
Pizza $11.00$9.2419.0%
Beer $8.16$8.635.5%

Health Care

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $98.00$99.781.8%
Doctor $146.67$105.0339.6%
Dentist $77.33$88.7012.8%
Ibuprofen $9.65$9.412.5%
Lipitor $326.26$298.509.3%

Housing

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
Home Price $128,600.00$175,700.0026.8%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,111.92$1,081.032.9%
Apartment Rent $630.00$920.0031.5%

Transportation

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.00$2.094.4%
Tire Balancing $50.28$45.2911.0%

Utilities

ItemPlentywoodNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$150.00$170.8012.2%
Phone $23.97$28.2615.2%
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.
Outlook, MT8187-13%
Reserve, MT3089-11%
Antelope, MT231066%
Plentywood, MT1,75293-7%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Willard, UT1,75299-1%
Manito, IL1,75287-13%
Rural Hill, TN1,7521066%
Pilot Mountain, NC1,75298-2%
Trainer, PA1,75297-3%
Plentywood, MT1,75293-7%
Source: The Plentywood, MT cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.