Somers 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.
IndexSomersConnecticutNational
Cost of living index113120100
IndexSomersConnecticutNational
Goods & Services index118120100
Groceries index101105100
Health care index114114100
Housing index120137100
Transportation index113112100
Utilities index96103100
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  • The cost of living in Somers is 6% lower than the Connecticut average.
  • The cost of living in Somers is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Somers is 20% higher than the national average.
  • Connecticut general sales tax is 25% higher than the national average.
  • Connecticut state income tax is 35% 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$101,200$8,433$2,361$3,036
Renters$16,865$1,405$393$506

Connecticut Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Connecticut6.35%6.35%

Connecticut Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Connecticut3%6.99%

Goods & Services

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
Haircut $20.50$16.0927.4%
Beauty Salon $51.67$37.3338.4%
Toothpaste $2.49$2.451.7%
Shampoo $0.88$1.0011.7%
Movie $10.63$10.283.4%
Bowling $6.46$4.9331.0%

Groceries

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.94$3.803.6%
Fried Chicken $1.67$1.4019.8%
Milk $2.01$2.010.1%
Potatoes $3.49$3.0115.9%
Pizza $10.32$9.894.4%
Beer $9.82$8.9010.4%

Health Care

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $120.00$102.1617.5%
Doctor $125.00$108.3615.4%
Dentist $123.03$92.5333.0%
Ibuprofen $8.66$9.286.7%
Lipitor $356.99$425.8216.2%

Housing

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
Home Price $241,400.00$184,700.0030.7%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,580.54$1,202.4431.4%
Apartment Rent $908.00$949.004.3%

Transportation

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.39$2.246.3%
Tire Balancing $58.58$46.2926.5%

Utilities

ItemSomersNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$174.17$165.964.9%
Phone $24.99$28.6812.9%
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.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Springfield, MA153,9911022%
Blue Hills, CT3,1811044%
Stafford Springs, CT5,0441044%
Rockville, CT7,1781055%
Chicopee, MA56,1001055%
Somers, CT1,80911313%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Peebles, OH1,80984-16%
Duquesne, MO1,80989-11%
Lee, MA1,8091066%
Belle Rose, LA1,80890-10%
Weedsport, NY1,80888-12%
Somers, CT1,80911313%
Source: The Somers, CT cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.