The cost of living index of Boise City Metro Area (ID) was 95 for other in 2015.

Cost of Living

Overall Cost of Living

Cost of Goods

Cost of Rents

Other Costs

The cost of living index measures the difference in the price levels of goods and services across regions. The average cost of living index in the U.S. is 100, with higher values corresponding to costlier goods and services. Data is available for U.S. states and metropolitan areas.

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Economy and Cost of Living Datasets Involving Boise City Metro Area (ID)

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    Housing Cost Burden, 2006-2010 | Last Updated 2017-06-14T18:09:22.000Z

    This table contains data on the percent of households paying more than 30% (or 50%) of monthly household income towards housing costs for California, its regions, counties, cities/towns, and census tracts. Data is from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Consolidated Planning Comprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) and the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS). The table is part of a series of indicators in the Healthy Communities Data and Indicators Project of the Office of Health Equity ( Affordable, quality housing is central to health, conferring protection from the environment and supporting family life. Housing costs—typically the largest, single expense in a family's budget—also impact decisions that affect health. As housing consumes larger proportions of household income, families have less income for nutrition, health care, transportation, education, etc. Severe cost burdens may induce poverty—which is associated with developmental and behavioral problems in children and accelerated cognitive and physical decline in adults. Low-income families and minority communities are disproportionately affected by the lack of affordable, quality housing. More information about the data table and a data dictionary can be found in the Attachments.

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    Maximum Allowable Rent | Last Updated 2018-01-19T14:34:34.000Z

    Maximum Allowable Rent values are based on rents reported by current or past property owners that have not been independently verified. Thus, we provide this information as a convenience only; it is not legally binding on landlords, tenants, or the Rent Control Agency. The Maximum Allowable Rent values listed presume the owner is in compliance with the Rent Control Charter Amendment (Article XVIII of the City Charter) and the Rent Control Regulations promulgated thereunder. In addition to these Maximum Allowable Rent values, a tenant's rent can include applicable Rent Control registration fees or surcharges (Community College Bond, Unified Schools Bond, Stormwater Management User Fee, Clean Beaches & Ocean Parcel Tax, and School District Parcel Tax).

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    Housing Inspection Violations | Last Updated 2018-01-15T15:02:37.000Z

    A complete list of properties within Prince George's County which have been issued Housing Inspection Violations since June 2014. This dataset is scheduled to update on weekly basis.

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    Housing Sales City Of Edmonton | Last Updated 2016-09-09T15:26:13.000Z

    Housing sales shows the number of residential units sold through Multiple Listing Service (MLS) in any given month. This indicator shows the seasonally adjusted estimates for the City of Edmonton.

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    Archived - Councillor Representation Allowance Expense | Last Updated 2016-11-15T16:12:10.000Z

    City councillor representation allowance expenses. Records begin Jan 1, 2014. This dataset is no longer updated but kept for archival purposes until December 31st, 2017. Please see the combined Council expenses here:

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    Council Member Expenses | Last Updated 2018-01-17T21:17:57.000Z

    Expenses of City Council Members. Records begin Jan 1, 2014.

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    Housing New York Units by Building | Last Updated 2017-11-21T15:19:11.000Z

    The Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) reports on buildings, units, and projects that began after January 1, 2014 and are counted towards the Housing New York plan. The Housing New York Units by Building file presents this data by building, and includes building-level data, such as house number, street name, BBL, and BIN for each building in a project. The unit counts are provided by building. For additional documentation, including a data dictionary, review the attachments in the “About this Dataset” section of the Primer landing page.

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    Affordable Housing Inventory (AHI) | Last Updated 2017-12-11T18:39:59.000Z

    This dataset is an inventory of income-restricted affordable housing funded and/or incentivized by the City of Austin and/or the Austin Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC). No warranty is made by the City of Austin regarding the specific accuracy or completeness of this dataset.

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    House Share Prohibited Buildings List | Last Updated 2018-01-18T06:10:22.000Z

    A list of buildings excluded from short-term rental activity under the Shared Housing Ordinance. See for more information on the exclusion process.

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    Housing Maintenance Code Violations | Last Updated 2018-01-18T20:41:10.000Z

    Pursuant to New York City’s Housing Maintenance Code, the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) issues violations against conditions in rental dwelling units that have been verified to violate the New York City using Maintenance Code (HMC) or the New York State Multiple Dwelling Law (MDL). Violations are issued when an inspection verifies that a violation of the HMC or MDL exists. It is closed when the violation is corrected, as observed/verified by HPD or as certified by the landlord.