Chance 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.
IndexChanceMarylandNational
Cost of living index93120100
IndexChanceMarylandNational
Goods & Services index108109100
Groceries index105111100
Health care index9893100
Housing index71150100
Transportation index97104100
Utilities index84104100

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  • The cost of living in Chance is 23% lower than the Maryland average.
  • The cost of living in Chance is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Chance is 29% lower than the national average.
  • Maryland general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Maryland state income tax is 10% 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$65,833$5,486$1,536$1,975
Renters$0$0$0$0

Maryland Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Maryland6%6%

Maryland Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Maryland2%5.75%

Goods & Services

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
Haircut $13.82$16.0914.1%
Beauty Salon $39.11$37.334.8%
Toothpaste $2.71$2.4510.9%
Shampoo $1.16$1.0016.3%
Movie $11.86$10.2815.3%
Bowling $4.51$4.938.5%

Groceries

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.29$3.8012.7%
Fried Chicken $1.35$1.403.2%
Milk $2.62$2.0130.3%
Potatoes $4.00$3.0133.0%
Pizza $11.68$9.8918.1%
Beer $9.51$8.906.9%

Health Care

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $106.99$102.164.7%
Doctor $106.02$108.362.2%
Dentist $88.04$92.534.8%
Ibuprofen $10.09$9.288.7%
Lipitor $402.17$425.825.6%

Housing

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
Home Price $123,100.00$184,700.0033.4%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,126.38$1,202.446.3%
Apartment Rent $785.00$949.0017.3%

Transportation

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.29$2.242.2%
Tire Balancing $39.75$46.2914.1%

Utilities

ItemChanceNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$160.44$165.963.3%
Phone $20.17$28.6829.7%
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.
Frenchtown-Rumbly, MD961022%
Allen, MD841022%
Nanticoke Acres, MD1251022%
Jesterville, MD901022%
Waterview, MD171022%
Chance, MD26193-7%

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Emma, MO26184-16%
Chance, MD26193-7%
Source: The Chance, MD cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.