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Overall 12%
Goods & Services 13%
Housing 57%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from C2ER in January, 2020; this is the most current data available.
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.
IndexSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)MinnesotaNational
Cost of living88104100
Goods & Services113109100
Groceries103106100
Health care103110100
Housing43100100
Transportation104100100
Utilities9798100

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      Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

      Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
      Owners$69,375$5,781$1,619$2,081
      Renters$0$0$0$0

      Minnesota Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Minnesota6.875%7.875%

      Minnesota Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Minnesota5.35%9.85%

      Goods & Services

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      Haircut $24.49$17.4940.0%
      Beauty Salon $34.71$38.179.1%
      Toothpaste $3.37$2.3245.2%
      Shampoo $1.08$1.016.7%
      Movie $10.43$10.722.7%
      Bowling $21.05$13.8651.9%

      Groceries

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.52$3.9015.9%
      Fried Chicken $2.10$1.4050.5%
      Milk $2.62$1.9633.5%
      Potatoes $3.36$3.185.6%
      Pizza $12.73$10.3922.5%
      Beer $8.91$9.233.5%

      Health Care

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      Optometrist $89.90$106.3415.5%
      Doctor $150.44$115.2530.5%
      Dentist $85.78$98.3812.8%
      Ibuprofen $11.78$9.2627.2%
      Lipitor $445.61$466.474.5%

      Housing

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      Home Price $80,000.00$184,700.0056.7%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,327.62$1,273.324.3%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.47$2.594.5%
      Tire Balancing $59.72$48.9022.1%

      Utilities

      ItemSt. Anthony city (Stearns County)National avg.Difference
      All Electricity$162.02$167.603.3%
      Phone $178.08$163.429.0%
      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 St. Anthony city (Stearns County), MN cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.