According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices in St Louis, Missouri are 9.60% higher in 2021 versus 2015 (a $47.99 difference in value).
Between 2015 and 2021: St. Louis experienced an average inflation rate of 1.54% per year. In other words, $500 in St. Louis in the year 2015 would cost $547.99 in 2021 for an equivalent purchase. Compared to the overall inflation rate of 2.16% during this same period, inflation in St. Louis was lower.
In the year 2015: Pricing changed by -0.41%, which is below the average yearly change in St. Louis during the 2015-2021 time period. Compared to inflation for all items in 2015 (0.12%), inflation in St. Louis was lower.
Below are calculations of equivalent buying power in St. Louis, over time, for $500 beginning in 2015. Each of the amounts below is equivalent in terms of what it could buy at the time:
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Raw Consumer Price Index data from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for St Louis, Missouri: