Scotland 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.
IndexScotlandIndianaNational
Cost of living index8189100
IndexScotlandIndianaNational
Goods & Services index10498100
Groceries index9694100
Health care index8893100
Housing index3972100
Transportation index10196100
Utilities index9594100
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  • The cost of living in Scotland is 8% lower than the Indiana average.
  • The cost of living in Scotland is 19% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Scotland is 61% lower than the national average.
  • Indiana general sales tax is 37% higher than the national average.
  • Indiana state income tax is 48% higher 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$0$0$0$0
Renters$0$0$0$0

Indiana Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Indiana7%7%

Indiana Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Indiana3.3%3.3%

Goods & Services

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
Haircut $17.11$16.096.4%
Beauty Salon $39.32$37.335.3%
Toothpaste $2.64$2.457.7%
Shampoo $0.94$1.006.4%
Movie $10.54$10.282.5%
Bowling $4.98$4.931.0%

Groceries

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.78$3.800.5%
Fried Chicken $1.13$1.4019.2%
Milk $1.83$2.018.8%
Potatoes $2.93$3.012.6%
Pizza $10.00$9.891.2%
Beer $8.40$8.905.6%

Health Care

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $120.23$102.1617.7%
Doctor $75.18$108.3630.6%
Dentist $81.51$92.5311.9%
Ibuprofen $8.93$9.283.8%
Lipitor $436.30$425.822.5%

Housing

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
Home Price $71,400.00$184,700.0061.3%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,031.19$1,202.4414.2%
Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.35$2.244.7%
Tire Balancing $42.74$46.297.7%

Utilities

ItemScotlandNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$150.52$165.969.3%
Phone $28.90$28.680.7%
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

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Raglesville, IN301000%
Worthington, IN1,18981-19%
Plainville, IN54081-19%
Burns City, IN15881-19%
Lyons, IN71781-19%
Scotland, IN10781-19%

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Flat Rock, OH10792-8%
Baskerville, VA10794-6%
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Wide Ruins, AZ1071055%
Bentley, IA10792-8%
Scotland, IN10781-19%
Source: The Scotland, IN cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.
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