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Kansas Cost of Living (KS)

The cost of living in Kansas (KS) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in Kansas is $41,548.00, which is lower than the U.S. average annual salary by $8,260.00. The consumer price index (CPI) of 213 in Kansas is 8.58% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 233. The sales tax is 6.15%.

The CPI calculation is based on a statistical model that takes into account some of the major personal consumption categories such as healthcare, transportation, housing, education and food, in addition to the average Kansas annual salary, sales tax rates and the regional consumer price index.


Kansas Consumer Price Index (CPI):
CPI
Kansas
213
U.S. City Average
233
Average Annual Pay:
U.S. Dollars
Kansas
$41,548
U.S. City Average
$49,808
Consumption Categories in Kansas versus National Average:
Category Percentage Versus National Average
Education -13.63%
69.07%
0%
Healthcare -0.49%
2.48%
0%
Groceries -12.67%
64.20%
0%
Rent -17.94%
90.91%
0%
Mortgage -12.98%
65.77%
0%
Electricity 3.08%
0%
15.61%
Gasoline -3.61%
18.29%
0%


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