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Overall 31%
Goods & Services 5%
Housing 91%
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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.
IndexRockford BayIdahoNational
Cost of living13194100
Goods & Services10598100
Groceries10391100
Health care11896100
Housing19188100
Transportation110112100
Utilities10182100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Rockford Bay is 40% higher than the Idaho average
  • The cost of living in Rockford Bay is 31% higher than the national average
  • Rockford Bay housing is 91% higher 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$93,333$7,778$2,178$2,800
      Renters$0$0$0$0

      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

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $25.55$20.2726.0%
      Beauty Salon $42.80$40.396.0%
      Toothpaste $2.72$2.3615.1%
      Shampoo $1.02$1.085.2%
      Movie $13.47$10.9922.6%
      Bowling $18.67$15.4920.5%

      Groceries

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.87$4.3013.3%
      Fried Chicken $1.13$1.4019.2%
      Milk $2.51$2.2014.1%
      Potatoes $3.22$3.220.1%
      Pizza $11.22$10.744.4%
      Beer $10.06$9.604.8%

      Health Care

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $157.33$109.7343.4%
      Doctor $156.47$118.3432.2%
      Dentist $117.50$100.9416.4%
      Ibuprofen $9.45$9.934.8%
      Lipitor $471.39$469.530.4%

      Housing

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $352,400.00$184,700.0090.8%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,373.03$1,229.6211.7%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $3.17$2.7116.9%
      Tire Balancing $51.33$51.861.0%

      Utilities

      ItemRockford BayNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$169.14$170.841.0%
      Phone $195.89$187.184.7%
      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

      CityPopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      State Line, ID131055.5%
      Worley, ID260909.6%
      Huetter, ID94918.9%
      Plummer, ID1,119936.6%
      St. Maries, ID2,323955.2%
      Rockford Bay, ID27213131.1%

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      Buckner, AR2727426.3%
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      Claremont, IL2728317.3%
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      Partridge, KS2728019.6%
      Rockford Bay, ID27213131.1%
      Source: This data reflects 2021 and was released from C2ER in January, 2022; this is the most current data available.