Salem, OR Cost of Living

Salem cost of living index

IndexSalemOregonNational
Cost of living index107114100
Goods & Services index112112100
Groceries index116116100
Health care index113113100
Housing index101124100
Transportation index108108100
Utilities index9393100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in Salem is 5.9% less than the Oregon average.
  • The cost of living in Salem is 7.2% greater than the national average.
  • 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.

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in Salem, OR is $3.47.
  • The price of gas in Salem is 6.7% higher than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $4.30 per gallon.
  • Joplin, MO is the least expensive city for gas at $2.82 per gallon.
  • Coffee
  • The price of coffee in Salem, OR is $5.30.
  • The price of coffee in Salem is 20.3% higher than the national average.
  • Honolulu, HI is the most expensive city for coffee at $7.77.
  • Anniston, AL is the least expensive city for coffee at $2.99.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in Salem, OR is $9.00.
  • The price of pizza in Salem is 1.3% lower than the national average.
  • Truckee, CA is the most expensive city for pizza at $15.99.
  • Ponca City, OK is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.50.

Oregon average prices compared to national average

The average prices for Salem, OR goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Salem, OR

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Salem, Salem731.1
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Cities near Salem, OR

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Rivergrove, OR8533.9
Durham, OR8434
Bull Mountain, OR8334.4
Sherwood, OR8330.1
Fairmount, CO8333.6
Garden Home-Whitford, OR8338.4
West Linn, OR8235.7
Butteville, OR8124
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Metzger, OR8137.3
Silverton, OR8113
Stafford, OR8133.7
Milwaukie, OR8139.8
Lake Oswego, OR8037.5
Canby, OR8027.7
Wilsonville, OR8027.8
Corvallis, OR8028.4
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