A+
Overall 21%
Goods & Services 6%
Housing 58%
Find Homes Find Rentals
The cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. For example, if the cost of living is 90, then it is 10% lower than average. If the cost of living is 110, then it is 10% higher than average. The breakdown for each index is as follows: goods & services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). If the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
IndexAnadarkoOklahomaNational
Cost of living7986100
Goods & Services9493100
Groceries9395100
Health care11294100
Housing4269100
Transportation9395100
Utilities9395100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Anadarko is 9% lower than the Oklahoma average
  • The cost of living in Anadarko is 21% lower than the national average
  • Anadarko housing is 58% lower than the national average
  • Oklahoma general sales tax is 12% lower than the national average
  • Oklahoma state income tax is 80% lower than the national average

Most Affordable Places to Live in and Around Anadarko

See all the best places to live around Anadarko

Compare Anadarko, OK Cost of Living

      vs
      How would you rate the cost of living in Anadarko?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Is the cost of living increasing or decreasing in Anadarko?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Anadarko poll results

      Salary Calculator

      This is how much you would need to earn in
      Price difference in compared to
      Cost of living index
      Goods & Services index
      Groceries index
      Health care index
      Housing index
      Transportation index
      Utilities index

      Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

      Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
      Owners$41,927$3,494$978$1,258
      Renters$18,750$1,563$437$563
      The percent of monthly income spent on housing can be a good indicator of the affordability of housing in Anadarko, OK, as well as the overall cost of living. As a general rule of thumb, the debt-to-income ratio (DTI) for homeowners or renters should be not more than 28 percent of gross income to be spent on housing related costs and not more than 36 percent of income on all expenses, including debts. The median income for Anadarko homeowners, is $41,927. This would allow for a maximum of $978 per month to be spent on housing costs. For renters, the median monthly income is $18,750 which would result in a maximum of $437 to be spent on rental costs.

      Oklahoma Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Oklahoma4.5%11%

      Oklahoma Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Oklahoma0.5%5%

      Goods & Services

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $11.99$20.2740.8%
      Beauty Salon $25.73$40.3936.3%
      Toothpaste $2.88$2.3622.2%
      Shampoo $1.25$1.0816.4%
      Movie $11.77$10.997.1%
      Bowling $12.79$15.4917.4%

      Groceries

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.19$4.302.5%
      Fried Chicken $1.55$1.4010.5%
      Milk $2.28$2.203.5%
      Potatoes $2.51$3.2221.9%
      Pizza $8.81$10.7417.9%
      Beer $8.96$9.606.6%

      Health Care

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $119.65$109.739.0%
      Doctor $111.08$118.346.1%
      Dentist $136.53$100.9435.3%
      Ibuprofen $9.29$9.936.5%
      Lipitor $487.12$469.533.7%

      Housing

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $64,100.00$184,700.0065.3%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,282.05$1,229.624.3%
      Apartment Rent $551.00$949.0041.9%

      Transportation

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.48$2.718.6%
      Tire Balancing $49.55$51.864.5%

      Utilities

      ItemAnadarkoNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$146.88$170.8414.0%
      Phone $191.87$187.182.5%
      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

      CityPopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Cement, OK4487425.5%
      Gracemont, OK2297723.2%
      Norge, OK1547822.1%
      Verden, OK5997921.3%
      Fort Cobb, OK6047921.3%
      Anadarko, OK6,7687921.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Nappanee, IN6,767919.1%
      Allendale, NJ6,76717069.8%
      Walden, NY6,76911817.8%
      Wickenburg, AZ6,766954.5%
      Slave Lake, AB6,765n/a 
      Anadarko, OK6,7687921.2%
      Source: This data reflects 2021 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.