Thorp 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.
IndexThorpWisconsinNational
Cost of living index8796100
IndexThorpWisconsinNational
Goods & Services index10498100
Groceries index9197100
Health care index111113100
Housing index5188100
Transportation index109100100
Utilities index10897100
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  • The cost of living in Thorp is 9% lower than the Wisconsin average.
  • The cost of living in Thorp is 13% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Thorp is 49% lower than the national average.
  • Wisconsin general sales tax is 2% lower than the national average.
  • Wisconsin state income tax is 80% 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$47,500$3,958$1,108$1,425
      Renters$30,556$2,546$713$917

      Wisconsin Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Wisconsin5%6.75%

      Wisconsin Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Wisconsin4%7.65%

      Goods & Services

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $17.63$17.490.8%
      Beauty Salon $35.17$38.177.9%
      Toothpaste $2.60$2.3212.0%
      Shampoo $0.99$1.012.2%
      Movie $9.48$10.7211.6%
      Bowling $15.00$13.868.2%

      Groceries

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.34$3.9014.4%
      Fried Chicken $1.68$1.4020.4%
      Milk $1.80$1.968.3%
      Potatoes $2.80$3.1812.0%
      Pizza $12.00$10.3915.5%
      Beer $8.05$9.2312.8%

      Health Care

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $144.10$106.3435.5%
      Doctor $160.38$115.2539.2%
      Dentist $93.25$98.385.2%
      Ibuprofen $9.09$9.261.8%
      Lipitor $474.81$466.471.8%

      Housing

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $89,700.00$184,700.0051.4%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,026.39$1,273.3219.4%
      Apartment Rent $545.00$949.0042.6%

      Transportation

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.86$2.5910.2%
      Tire Balancing $53.50$48.909.4%

      Utilities

      ItemThorpNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$194.44$167.6016.0%
      Phone $176.73$163.428.1%
      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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      Gilman, WI34785-15%
      Withee, WI48480-20%
      Lublin, WI9481-19%
      Owen, WI94681-19%
      Greenwood, WI1,06082-18%
      Thorp, WI1,59287-13%

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      City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
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      Black Point-Green Point, CA1,592229129%
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      Amity, OR1,5931099%
      Thorp, WI1,59287-13%
      Source: The Thorp, WI cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.