St. John 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.
IndexSt. JohnWashingtonNational
Cost of living index86112100
IndexSt. JohnWashingtonNational
Goods & Services index95104100
Groceries index92102100
Health care index114116100
Housing index70135100
Transportation index93108100
Utilities index8183100

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  • The cost of living in St. John is 23% lower than the Washington average.
  • The cost of living in St. John is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in St. John is 30% lower than the national average.
  • Washington general sales tax is 28% higher than the national average.
  • Washington state income tax is 100% 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$47,386$3,949$1,106$1,422
Renters$20,439$1,703$477$613

Washington Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Washington6.5%9.6%

Washington Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Washington0%0%

Goods & Services

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.60$14.590.0%
Beauty Salon $35.00$34.680.9%
Toothpaste $2.96$2.4719.7%
Shampoo $1.25$1.0222.3%
Movie $10.50$9.876.4%
Bowling $4.64$4.395.7%

Groceries

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.08$4.488.9%
Fried Chicken $1.40$1.464.4%
Milk $2.02$2.3614.3%
Potatoes $1.62$3.0647.1%
Pizza $9.37$9.241.4%
Beer $9.44$8.639.3%

Health Care

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $122.74$99.7823.0%
Doctor $136.86$105.0330.3%
Dentist $96.20$88.708.5%
Ibuprofen $10.00$9.416.2%
Lipitor $311.32$298.504.3%

Housing

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
Home Price $123,200.00$175,700.0029.9%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $971.74$1,081.0310.1%
Apartment Rent $629.00$920.0031.6%

Transportation

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.73$2.0917.1%
Tire Balancing $55.33$45.2922.2%

Utilities

ItemSt. JohnNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$141.93$170.8016.9%
Phone $22.01$28.2622.1%
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.
Lamont, WA8879-21%
Rosalia, WA60780-20%
Endicott, WA23681-19%
Malden, WA17381-19%
Steptoe, WA19083-17%
St. John, WA52486-14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Canadohta Lake, PA52479-21%
Junction City, LA52485-15%
Butterfield, MO52482-18%
Fairmont, NE52477-23%
Centralia, KS52474-26%
St. John, WA52486-14%
Source: The St. John, WA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.