Yukon 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.
Cost of living index8686100
Goods & Services index9194100
Groceries index9193100
Health care index9093100
Housing index7669100
Transportation index8288100
Utilities index9095100
A general summary of the cost of living index in Yukon, OK is shown above. Compared to the state average of Oklahoma the cost of living index in Yukon, OK is 86, which is equal to the average in Oklahoma and compared to the national average it is 14% lower than. The cost of living index is made up of several categories. These are transportation at 9%, utilities at 10%, goods and services at 33%, housing at 30%, groceries at 13%, and health care at 5%. The bulk of the cost of living index comes from the categories of goods and services and housing. If you look at everyday goods and services they can be a good indicator in a certain city of the general costs of goods there. In Yukon, OK goods and services come in at 3% lower than the average in Oklahoma and are 9% lower than compared to the nationwide average.

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Yukon is equal to the Oklahoma average.
  • The cost of living in Yukon is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Yukon is 24% lower than the national average.
  • Oklahoma general sales tax is 12% lower than the national average.
  • Oklahoma state income tax is 78% 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)
One can approximate the cost of living and the housing affordability in Yukon, OK by the percentage of a person’s income that he or she spends on the monthly housing, otherwise known as the debt-to-income ratio (DTI). To stay on the safe side and keep one’s head above the water, a consumer should never spend more than 28 percent of his or her gross income on housing-related expenses and costs and not more than 36 percent of income on all expenses and debts. Homeowners in Yukon, OK have a median income of $71,329. Therefore, the amount that a consumer should spend on housing costs should be no more than $1,664 per month to avoid calamity and poverty. The renters in the city have an income of about $32,917, which would make their monthly maximum allowable rental costs $768.

Oklahoma Sales Tax

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Oklahoma Income Tax

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When considering the overall cost of living expenses in Yukon, OK, it's important to take into account the sales tax for Oklahoma, as well as the rate for income tax in Oklahoma. Goods and services sold to consumers in any state have some form of sales tax. Each state has its own tax code, which means that sales tax rates vary from state to state, ranging from over 7% in some states to as low as 0% in others. The maximum surtax for Oklahoma is 11%, and the sales tax in the state of Oklahoma is 4.5%. Alternatively, the tax imposed on your income by the state government is known as income tax. The rate for this tax also varies from state to state, and your rate is affected by your tax bracket, which is determined by your level of income. Income tax rates might be as high as 9%, down to as low as 0%. The range for income tax rates in Oklahoma starts from 0.5% and goes up to 5.25%.

Goods & Services

ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
Haircut $15.61$15.560.3%
Beauty Salon $34.83$36.113.5%
Toothpaste $1.61$2.4735.0%
Shampoo $0.95$0.961.2%
Movie $9.62$10.135.0%
Bowling $4.32$4.748.8%


ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.37$3.9815.3%
Fried Chicken $1.30$1.417.8%
Milk $2.05$2.060.5%
Potatoes $2.59$2.9813.0%
Pizza $8.92$9.475.8%
Beer $7.73$8.7912.1%

Health Care

ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $87.19$101.0413.7%
Doctor $83.97$107.4421.8%
Dentist $82.33$90.428.9%
Ibuprofen $9.25$9.280.3%
Lipitor $428.09$426.500.4%


ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
Home Price $125,600.00$175,700.0028.5%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $764.71$1,133.2332.5%
Apartment Rent $808.00$920.0012.2%


ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.58$1.9920.5%
Tire Balancing $40.50$45.7611.5%


ItemYukonNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$141.91$163.8113.4%
Phone $27.00$28.394.9%
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.
Minco, OK1,42380-20%
El Reno, OK17,51580-20%
Warr Acres, OK10,26882-18%
Bethany, OK19,39083-17%
Union City, OK1,64784-16%
Yukon, OK24,12786-14%

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El Cerrito, CA24,13616868%
Yukon, OK24,12786-14%
Source: The Yukon, OK cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.