Okemah 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.
IndexOkemahOklahomaNational
Cost of living index7886100
IndexOkemahOklahomaNational
Goods & Services index9592100
Groceries index9495100
Health care index9193100
Housing index4269100
Transportation index8691100
Utilities index10096100
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  • The cost of living in Okemah is 9% lower than the Oklahoma average.
  • The cost of living in Okemah is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Okemah is 58% lower than the national average.
  • Oklahoma general sales tax is 12% lower than the national average.
  • Oklahoma state income tax is 78% 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$36,250$3,021$846$1,088
      Renters$22,989$1,916$536$690

      Oklahoma Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Oklahoma4.5%11%

      Oklahoma Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Oklahoma0.5%5%

      Goods & Services

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $15.33$17.4912.3%
      Beauty Salon $36.67$38.173.9%
      Toothpaste $1.82$2.3221.6%
      Shampoo $0.99$1.012.2%
      Movie $10.15$10.725.4%
      Bowling $14.40$13.863.9%

      Groceries

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.42$3.9012.3%
      Fried Chicken $1.35$1.403.3%
      Milk $2.08$1.966.0%
      Potatoes $2.37$3.1825.5%
      Pizza $7.45$10.3928.3%
      Beer $9.11$9.231.3%

      Health Care

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $97.50$106.348.3%
      Doctor $106.80$115.257.3%
      Dentist $79.67$98.3819.0%
      Ibuprofen $9.04$9.262.4%
      Lipitor $487.22$466.474.4%

      Housing

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $65,800.00$184,700.0064.4%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $817.60$1,273.3235.8%
      Apartment Rent $534.00$949.0043.7%

      Transportation

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.19$2.5915.4%
      Tire Balancing $44.00$48.9010.0%

      Utilities

      ItemOkemahNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$169.54$167.601.2%
      Phone $180.74$163.4210.6%
      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.
      Clearview, OK4485-15%
      Castle, OK15774-26%
      Weleetka, OK82569-31%
      Boley, OK1,16975-25%
      Wetumka, OK1,24570-30%
      Okemah, OK3,26278-22%

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      City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Eden, NY3,26291-9%
      Franklin, MI3,26214141%
      Swift Trail Junction, AZ3,26293-7%
      Clarksville, TX3,26175-25%
      Pistakee Highlands, IL3,26395-5%
      Okemah, OK3,26278-22%
      Source: The Okemah, OK cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.