Rantoul 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.
IndexRantoulKansasNational
Cost of living index8290100
IndexRantoulKansasNational
Goods & Services index9896100
Groceries index9893100
Health care index9097100
Housing index4976100
Transportation index8593100
Utilities index10398100

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  • The cost of living in Rantoul is 8% lower than the Kansas average.
  • The cost of living in Rantoul is 18% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Rantoul is 51% lower than the national average.
  • Kansas general sales tax is 21% higher than the national average.
  • Kansas state income tax is 21% 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$55,250$4,604$1,289$1,658
Renters$38,125$3,177$890$1,144

Kansas Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Kansas6.15%9.65%

Kansas Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Kansas2.7%4.6%

Goods & Services

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.95$15.564.0%
Beauty Salon $26.96$36.1125.3%
Toothpaste $2.49$2.470.7%
Shampoo $0.90$0.966.4%
Movie $10.44$10.133.1%
Bowling $4.95$4.744.5%

Groceries

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.67$3.987.9%
Fried Chicken $2.04$1.4145.2%
Milk $1.80$2.0612.9%
Potatoes $2.48$2.9816.9%
Pizza $9.42$9.470.6%
Beer $8.50$8.793.3%

Health Care

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $124.13$101.0422.8%
Doctor $88.46$107.4417.7%
Dentist $77.02$90.4214.8%
Ibuprofen $8.73$9.286.0%
Lipitor $406.56$426.504.7%

Housing

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
Home Price $67,900.00$175,700.0061.4%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $885.08$1,133.2321.9%
Apartment Rent $675.00$920.0026.6%

Transportation

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.76$1.9911.6%
Tire Balancing $36.04$45.7621.2%

Utilities

ItemRantoulNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$151.84$163.817.3%
Phone $33.33$28.3917.4%
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.
Greeley, KS23779-21%
Lane, KS23781-19%
Richmond, KS53583-17%
Princeton, KS28984-16%
Osawatomie, KS4,40385-15%
Rantoul, KS12582-18%

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City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Rohrsburg, PA12592-8%
Cal-Nev-Ari, NV12580-20%
Sun River, MT12596-4%
Oceola, OH1251000%
Segundo, CO12580-20%
Rantoul, KS12582-18%
Source: The Rantoul, KS cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.