Duluth, Minnesota gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living index of 84.7, which means the total cost of housing, food, child care, transportation, health care, taxes, and other necessities is 15.3 percent lower than the U.S. average and 12.9 percent higher than the average for Minnesota.
A typical home costs $243,200, which is 28.1 percent less expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 21.4 percent less expensive than the average Minnesota home, at $309,500. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Duluth costs $1,220 per month, which is 14.7 percent cheaper than the national average of $1,430 and close to the state average of $1,240.
To live comfortably in Duluth, Minnesota, a minimum annual income of $46,440 for a family, and $37,600 for a single person is recommended.
Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Duluth is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Duluth, Minnesota is more expensive.
Duluth cost of living is 84.7