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Goods & Services 7%
Housing 5%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2022 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.
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.
IndexEastonWashingtonNational
Cost of living103117100
Goods & Services107110100
Groceries101108100
Health care123121100
Housing105135100
Transportation101117100
Utilities7891100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Easton is 12% lower than the Washington average
  • The cost of living in Easton is 3% higher than the national average
  • Easton housing is 5% higher 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$71,136$5,928$1,660$2,134
      Renters$40,500$3,375$945$1,215

      Washington Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Washington6.5%10.4%

      Washington Income Tax

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

      Goods & Services

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $19.27$20.275.0%
      Beauty Salon $36.25$40.3910.3%
      Toothpaste $2.42$2.362.4%
      Shampoo $1.06$1.081.8%
      Movie $12.50$10.9913.8%
      Bowling $20.44$15.4932.0%

      Groceries

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.10$4.304.7%
      Fried Chicken $1.43$1.402.4%
      Milk $1.91$2.2013.4%
      Potatoes $2.26$3.2229.7%
      Pizza $11.99$10.7411.6%
      Beer $10.45$9.608.9%

      Health Care

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $176.17$109.7360.6%
      Doctor $163.50$118.3438.2%
      Dentist $129.47$100.9428.3%
      Ibuprofen $10.77$9.938.4%
      Lipitor $402.23$469.5314.3%

      Housing

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $217,900.00$184,700.0018.0%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,392.56$1,229.6213.3%
      Apartment Rent $698.00$949.0026.4%

      Transportation

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $3.11$2.7114.9%
      Tire Balancing $40.96$51.8621.0%

      Utilities

      ItemEastonNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$99.47$170.8441.8%
      Phone $195.69$187.184.5%
      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.

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      CityPopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Ronald, WA2451021.7%
      Cle Elum, WA2,5801000.4%
      Roslyn, WA7881022.1%
      South Cle Elum, WA5241032.9%
      Snoqualmie Pass, WA20414949.0%
      Easton, WA3771032.6%

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      Easton, WA3771032.6%
      Source: This data reflects 2021 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.