Jamestown 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.
IndexJamestownWashingtonNational
Cost of living index121115100
IndexJamestownWashingtonNational
Goods & Services index111106100
Groceries index113107100
Health care index120118100
Housing index150135100
Transportation index117116100
Utilities index8094100
How would you rate the cost of living in Jamestown?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.
Is the cost of living increasing or decreasing in Jamestown?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Jamestown is 5% higher than the Washington average.
  • The cost of living in Jamestown is 21% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Jamestown is 50% 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.

Find Real Estate Listings In Jamestown

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Jamestown

Compare Jamestown, WA Cost of living To Other Cities

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$0$0$0$0
Renters$65,625$5,469$1,531$1,969

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

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
Haircut $21.36$16.0932.8%
Beauty Salon $37.36$37.330.1%
Toothpaste $3.27$2.4533.7%
Shampoo $1.80$1.0079.9%
Movie $10.84$10.285.4%
Bowling $4.08$4.9317.2%

Groceries

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.99$3.805.0%
Fried Chicken $1.81$1.4029.6%
Milk $1.95$2.012.7%
Potatoes $2.49$3.0117.2%
Pizza $13.45$9.8936.0%
Beer $9.95$8.9011.9%

Health Care

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $160.95$102.1657.5%
Doctor $135.17$108.3624.7%
Dentist $114.44$92.5323.7%
Ibuprofen $10.53$9.2813.5%
Lipitor $416.46$425.822.2%

Housing

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
Home Price $295,300.00$184,700.0059.9%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,398.17$1,202.4416.3%
Apartment Rent $1,198.00$949.0026.2%

Transportation

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.79$2.2424.4%
Tire Balancing $46.71$46.290.9%

Utilities

ItemJamestownNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$119.96$165.9627.7%
Phone $25.99$28.689.4%
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.
Carlsborg, WA75089-11%
Port Angeles East, WA3,5261022%
Blyn, WA4811919%
Port Hadlock-Irondale, WA3,5661033%
River Road, WA4951055%
Jamestown, WA30412121%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Bennington, OK30474-26%
Fall River Mills, CA30494-6%
Jennings, OK30478-22%
Salley, SC30487-13%
Marshall, OK30475-25%
Jamestown, WA30412121%
Source: The Jamestown, WA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.