South Weber 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.
IndexSouth WeberUtahNational
Cost of living index110101100
IndexSouth WeberUtahNational
Goods & Services index10196100
Groceries index9596100
Health care index9189100
Housing index136113100
Transportation index106102100
Utilities index9490100
An overview of the general cost of living index for South Weber, UT is displayed above for your reference. Residents in South Weber, UT enjoy a cost of living index of 110. This index is 9% higher than the Utah average, and 10% higher than the national average. The following categories are used when determining the cost of living index for any given city: health care (5%), transportation (9%), utilities (10%), groceries (13%), housing (30%), and goods/services (33%). Clearly, housing and goods/services make up the majority of the formula for calculating the cost of living index. Because of this, the general cost of living for any given area can be estimated by looking at the cost of everyday goods in that area. For those living in South Weber, UT, the average cost of goods and services is 5% higher than it is in Utah, and it is 1% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in South Weber is 9% higher than the Utah average.
  • The cost of living in South Weber is 10% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in South Weber is 36% higher than the national average.
  • Utah general sales tax is 17% higher than the national average.
  • Utah state income tax is 125% higher than the national average.

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The salary calculator allows you to compare how much your current salary in South Weber, UT would be worth in another city. In other words, the salary calculator will adjust the figure you enter for cost of living so that you can determine how much more or much less you would need to earn while maintaining your current quality of living. If you are considering relocating to a more expensive city than South Weber, UT, the calculator will tell you how much more you need to earn so you can assess job offers more accurately. The South Weber, UT salary calculator is easy to use. All you do is enter the name of another city, then move the slider to your current income. After that, the salary calculator will crunch the numbers for you and give you the information you need about the place you are considering going. Additionally, it will show a detailed breakdown of the cost of living.

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$91,169$7,597$2,127$2,735
Renters$38,550$3,213$899$1,157
A good way to judge both the affordability of the housing and the cost of living is by simply calculating the maximum that a person should spend on housing in South Weber, UT, otherwise known as the debt-to-income ratio (DTI). The safest way to live in the city is to avoid spending more than 28 percent of the gross income that one earns on costs that pertain to housing and no more than 36 percent on all expenses and debts. South Weber, UT has a median income of about $91,169 for people who own homes. Based on that number, a person should spend a maximum of $2,127 on expenses related to housing. Renters have a slightly different median income, which is $38,550. Based on this average, renters should spend no more than $899 on all of their rental costs if they want to maintain a non-impoverished standard of living.

Utah Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Utah5.95%8.35%

Utah Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Utah5%5%
When assessing the complete cost of living in South Weber, UT, the Utah income tax and the Utah sales tax percentages should unquestionably be taken into consideration. Sales taxes aren't just levies imposed onto sold goods, but they also include taxes that are charged when services are provided for a fee. The rates are different from state to state and can run has high as 7 percent. Some states have no sales tax at all. The Utah maximum surtax is 8.35%, and the Utah sales tax is 5.95%. By contrast, income tax is an unfortunate obligation that is charged by the government against earnings. Just like sales taxes, the rates for income taxes differ from state to state. They also decrease or increase according to the individual's tax bracket. Tax rates can run as high as 9 percent, with a minimum of zero. Income tax rates range from 5% to 5% in Utah.

Goods & Services

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.25$14.594.5%
Beauty Salon $38.75$34.6811.7%
Toothpaste $2.32$2.476.2%
Shampoo $0.94$1.028.0%
Movie $7.44$9.8724.6%
Bowling $3.99$4.399.1%

Groceries

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.77$4.4815.8%
Fried Chicken $1.05$1.4628.3%
Milk $2.09$2.3611.3%
Potatoes $1.75$3.0642.8%
Pizza $8.99$9.242.7%
Beer $7.99$8.637.4%

Health Care

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $87.75$99.7812.1%
Doctor $94.00$105.0310.5%
Dentist $82.00$88.707.6%
Ibuprofen $8.24$9.4112.5%
Lipitor $279.10$298.506.5%

Housing

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
Home Price $262,400.00$175,700.0049.3%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,027.66$1,081.034.9%
Apartment Rent $965.00$920.004.9%

Transportation

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.13$2.091.9%
Tire Balancing $53.81$45.2918.8%

Utilities

ItemSouth WeberNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$145.09$170.8015.1%
Phone $29.99$28.266.1%
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.
Sunset, UT5,14592-8%
Ogden, UT83,76792-8%
Washington Terrace, UT9,14092-8%
Clearfield, UT30,36196-4%
Riverdale, UT8,53297-3%
South Weber, UT6,38611010%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Kathleen, FL6,38588-12%
Princeton, WV6,38785-15%
Macclenny, FL6,38795-5%
Tellico Village, TN6,38512020%
Cynthiana, KY6,38883-17%
South Weber, UT6,38611010%
Source: The South Weber, UT cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.