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Overall 29%
Goods & Services 16%
Housing 75%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from Statistics Canada.
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. If the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
IndexTrois-RivièresQuebecNational
Cost of living7182100
Goods & Services8484100
Groceries100100100
Health care102102100
Housing2562100
Transportation100100100
Utilities8484100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Trois-Rivières is 13% lower than the Quebec average
  • The cost of living in Trois-Rivières is 29% lower than the national average
  • Trois-Rivières housing is 75% lower than the national average
  • Quebec sales tax is 66% higher than the national average
  • Quebec income tax is 78% higher than the national average

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      Quebec Sales Tax

      ProvinceProvincial TaxTotal Tax Rate
      Quebec9.975%14.975%

      Quebec Income Tax

      ProvinceIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Quebec15%25.75%

      Goods & Services

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      Personal Care 1069412.4%
      Recreation 981024.2%

      Groceries

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      Meat, Poultry and Fish 1001022.2%
      Dairy Products and Eggs 1021052.5%
      Bakery and Cereal Products 1031127.8%
      Fruit and Vegetables 9911312.7%
      Alcoholic Beverages 9210613.0%

      Health Care

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      Doctor 981013.0%

      Housing

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      Home Price ($) 194,129663,50370.7%
      Apartment Rent ($) 5641,27455.7%

      Transportation

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline 1041021.9%

      Utilities

      ItemTrois-RivièresNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity98990.6%
      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.
      Saint-Barnabé, QC1,19769-31%
      Saint-Luc-de-Vincennes, QC52669-31%
      Sainte-Monique, QC48269-31%
      Baie-du-Febvre, QC98069-31%
      Grand-Saint-Esprit, QC48269-31%
      Trois-Rivières, QC138,76671-29%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
      Ajax, ON138,3031000%
      Cambridge, ON140,22194-6%
      St. Catharines, ON140,91391-9%
      Milton, ON142,1281055%
      Whitby, ON142,60799-1%
      Trois-Rivières, QC138,76671-29%
      Source: The Trois-Rivières, QC data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada 2020.