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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Mason City, Iowa is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Mason City, Iowa is more expensive.

Overall, Mason City, Iowa cost of living is 81.40.

  COST OF LIVINGMason City, IowaUnited States
  Overall  81100
  Grocery  91.8100
  Health  94100
  Housing  57100
  Utilities  101100
  Transportation  94100
  Miscellaneous  90100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Isolation & Bad Weather
Unless you have a tie to Mason City, such as family, don't even consider this desolate town. The population is declining rapidly for a reason. You are on an island,... (read more)
Looking to Relocate to Mason City??
I am from the area originally and have lived several places. I recently moved back from Arizona. I moved back to help with my elderly parents. If I did not have... (read more)
Hell would be nicer!!!
Where to begin?? Murder,arson,abductions,beastialty,gang killings,meth labs,pantie thiefs. High utility bills, no jobs, corrupt police, evil judges, minus 40 below wind... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Looking to Relocate to Mason City??
I am from the area originally and have lived several places. I recently moved back from Arizona. I moved back to help with my elderly parents. If I did not have... (read more)
Hell would be nicer!!!
Where to begin?? Murder,arson,abductions,beastialty,gang killings,meth labs,pantie thiefs. High utility bills, no jobs, corrupt police, evil judges, minus 40 below wind... (read more)
general info
I grew up in Northern Iowa, and Mason City is the largest city in the area, it has one shopping mall, all of the standard discount retailers and franchise restaurants.... (read more)
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