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South Dakota Cost of Living (SD)

The cost of living in South Dakota (SD) is lower than the nationwide average. The average yearly pay in South Dakota is $37,225.00, which is lower than the U.S. average annual salary by $12,583.00. The consumer price index (CPI) of 210 in South Dakota is 9.87% lower than the U.S. city average CPI of 233. The sales tax is 4.00%.

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 South Dakota annual salary, sales tax rates and the regional consumer price index.


South Dakota Consumer Price Index (CPI):
CPI
South Dakota
210
U.S. City Average
233
Average Annual Pay:
U.S. Dollars
South Dakota
$37,225
U.S. City Average
$49,808
Consumption Categories in South Dakota versus National Average:
Category Percentage Versus National Average
Education -8.14%
37.13%
0%
Healthcare 3.54%
0%
16.15%
Groceries 7.00%
0%
31.93%
Rent -17.07%
77.86%
0%
Mortgage -19.93%
90.91%
0%
Electricity 3.83%
0%
17.47%
Gasoline 0.56%
0%
2.55%
View the Cost of Living for cities in South Dakota (SD):



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