Pleasant Run Farm 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.
IndexPleasant Run FarmOhioNational
Cost of living index9491100
IndexPleasant Run FarmOhioNational
Goods & Services index102100100
Groceries index9798100
Health care index10396100
Housing index8073100
Transportation index111102100
Utilities index8791100
A general overview of the cost of living index for Pleasant Run Farm, OH is displayed above. In Pleasant Run Farm, OH, the overall cost of living index is 94, which is 4% higher than the Ohio average and 6% lower than the U.S. average. The following categories are used to calculate the overall cost of living index: goods/services (33%), housing (30%), groceries (13%), utilities (10%), transportation (9%) and health care (5%). From the list, it is clear that the categories of goods/services and housing are responsible for the largest portions of the overall cost of living index. As a general rule, everyday goods and services provide an accurate measure of the general cost of goods in any given city. In the case of Pleasant Run Farm, OH, the city's goods and services are 3% higher than the Ohio average and 2% higher than the U.S. average.
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  • The cost of living in Pleasant Run Farm is 4% higher than the Ohio average.
  • The cost of living in Pleasant Run Farm is 6% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Pleasant Run Farm is 20% lower than the national average.
  • Ohio general sales tax is 13% higher than the national average.
  • Ohio 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$74,696$6,225$1,743$2,241
      Renters$20,313$1,693$474$609
      A good way to judge both the affordability of the housing and the cost of living is by simply calculating the maximum that a person should spend on housing in Pleasant Run Farm, OH, otherwise known as the debt-to-income ratio (DTI). The safest way to live in the city is to avoid spending more than 28 percent of the gross income that one earns on costs that pertain to housing and no more than 36 percent on all expenses and debts. Pleasant Run Farm, OH has a median income of about $74,696 for people who own homes. Based on that number, a person should spend a maximum of $1,743 on expenses related to housing. Renters have a slightly different median income, which is $20,313. Based on this average, renters should spend no more than $474 on all of their rental costs if they want to maintain a non-impoverished standard of living.

      Ohio Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Ohio5.75%8%

      Ohio Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Ohio0.5%5%
      For those who live in Pleasant Run Farm, OH and want to know what the true cost of living is, they ought to look at both the Ohio income tax rate and the Ohio sales tax rate. By sales tax, we mean the taxes that are included whenever a person is purchasing any goods or services. The amount that is taxed depends upon the particular state, where some states have a sales tax of zero percent while others can have a tax higher than seven percent. In Ohio, the sales tax is 5.75%, while the most you'll pay in surtax is 8%. There is also income tax to consider, which is based upon the amount of money made in a year. Just like sales tax, income tax depends upon the particular state but also depends upon what tax bracket the person is in. Income tax for the state can be higher than nine percent in some states to zero percent in others. For those that live in Ohio, the income tax rate ranges between 0.5% to 5%.

      Goods & Services

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $16.73$17.494.3%
      Beauty Salon $32.80$38.1714.1%
      Toothpaste $1.96$2.3215.6%
      Shampoo $0.90$1.0111.1%
      Movie $12.92$10.7220.5%
      Bowling $14.20$13.862.4%

      Groceries

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.41$3.9012.6%
      Fried Chicken $1.16$1.4016.9%
      Milk $1.09$1.9644.5%
      Potatoes $3.86$3.1821.3%
      Pizza $9.99$10.393.9%
      Beer $8.31$9.2310.0%

      Health Care

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $92.30$106.3413.2%
      Doctor $118.82$115.253.1%
      Dentist $107.00$98.388.8%
      Ibuprofen $8.03$9.2613.3%
      Lipitor $491.32$466.475.3%

      Housing

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $134,800.00$184,700.0027.0%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $987.35$1,273.3222.5%
      Apartment Rent $914.00$949.003.7%

      Transportation

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.93$2.5913.0%
      Tire Balancing $54.59$48.9011.6%

      Utilities

      ItemPleasant Run FarmNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$133.62$167.6020.3%
      Phone $176.25$163.427.9%
      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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      Source: The Pleasant Run Farm, OH cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.