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Overall 6%
Goods & Services 10%
Housing 0%
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.
IndexHachitaNew MexicoNational
Cost of living9492100
Goods & Services9192100
Groceries10799100
Health care9799100
Housingn/a86100
Transportation9997100
Utilities8387100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Hachita is 3% higher than the New Mexico average
  • The cost of living in Hachita is 6% lower than the national average
  • Hachita housing is 26% lower than the national average
  • New Mexico general sales tax is 1% higher than the national average
  • New Mexico state income tax is 31% 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$26,250$2,188$612$788
      Renters$0$0$0$0

      New Mexico Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      New Mexico5.125%8.688%

      New Mexico Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      New Mexico1.7%4.9%

      Goods & Services

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $18.33$17.494.8%
      Beauty Salon $34.59$38.179.4%
      Toothpaste $2.33$2.320.4%
      Shampoo $1.08$1.016.7%
      Movie $10.75$10.720.2%
      Bowling $12.33$13.8611.0%

      Groceries

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.49$3.9015.1%
      Fried Chicken $1.57$1.4012.5%
      Milk $2.20$1.9612.1%
      Potatoes $3.42$3.187.4%
      Pizza $9.99$10.393.9%
      Beer $8.32$9.239.9%

      Health Care

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $113.15$106.346.4%
      Doctor $104.40$115.259.4%
      Dentist $96.38$98.382.0%
      Ibuprofen $8.36$9.269.7%
      Lipitor $488.27$466.474.7%

      Housing

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $0.00$184,700.00100.0%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,016.21$1,273.3220.2%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.52$2.592.7%
      Tire Balancing $51.44$48.905.2%

      Utilities

      ItemHachitaNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$116.21$167.6030.7%
      Phone $183.15$163.4212.1%
      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.
      Playas, NM8097-3%
      Hachita, NM4394-6%

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