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Overall 20%
Goods & Services 8%
Housing 47%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from C2ER in January, 2020; 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.
IndexGlenns FerryIdahoNational
Cost of living8094100
Goods & Services9299100
Groceries9093100
Health care9196100
Housing5388100
Transportation103108100
Utilities8282100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Glenns Ferry is 15% lower than the Idaho average
  • The cost of living in Glenns Ferry is 20% lower than the national average
  • Glenns Ferry housing is 47% lower than the national average
  • Idaho general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average
  • Idaho state income tax is 54% 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$31,607$2,634$737$948
      Renters$19,286$1,607$450$579

      Idaho Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Idaho6%8.5%

      Idaho Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Idaho1.125%6.925%

      Goods & Services

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $12.30$17.4929.7%
      Beauty Salon $27.00$38.1729.3%
      Toothpaste $2.51$2.328.1%
      Shampoo $0.96$1.015.1%
      Movie $10.00$10.726.8%
      Bowling $10.67$13.8623.0%

      Groceries

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.04$3.903.6%
      Fried Chicken $1.03$1.4026.2%
      Milk $1.61$1.9617.9%
      Potatoes $1.58$3.1850.4%
      Pizza $9.99$10.393.9%
      Beer $8.56$9.237.3%

      Health Care

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $97.60$106.348.2%
      Doctor $100.83$115.2512.5%
      Dentist $92.40$98.386.1%
      Ibuprofen $7.94$9.2614.3%
      Lipitor $433.02$466.477.2%

      Housing

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $91,500.00$184,700.0050.5%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,148.34$1,273.329.8%
      Apartment Rent $592.00$949.0037.6%

      Transportation

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.82$2.598.7%
      Tire Balancing $47.00$48.903.9%

      Utilities

      ItemGlenns FerryNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$124.10$167.6026.0%
      Phone $168.15$163.422.9%
      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.

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      City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Glenns Ferry, ID1,18480-20%

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      Source: The Glenns Ferry, ID cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.