Cost of Living in Montana

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

Montana cost of living is 102.8

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

See the Montana housing market:  Homes For Sale,  Apartments,  Single Family Rentals

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COST OF LIVINGMontanaUnited States
  Overall103100
  Grocery108.1100
  Health98100
  Housing123100
  Median Home Cost$230,500$216,200
  Utilities91100
  Transportation82100
  Miscellaneous98100
100=National Average
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    Friendiness - 7/25/2015
    I am black, my husband is white; all I've ever wanted to do is visit the lakes and mountains of Montana. I am wondering how likely it is to be accepted there in terms... Read More

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    Naples, Florida - 4/3/2013
    Need a change of scene. Naples is far south--takes a long time to get out of Florida if... Read More

    From Maine to Montana - 2/25/2013
    I have always wanted to come to Montana , now that my husband an I are in our 40's,We now want to travel. We have live here in Maine most of our life. My husband is a... Read More


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