According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Prairie Grove has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Arkansas, Prairie Grove has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Arkansas's index of 84.
The standard of living in Prairie Grove ranks as #795 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Arkansas. By definition, that implies Prairie Grove ranks as the #5,611 most expensive place in the Natural State.
|Living Expense||Prairie Grove||Arkansas||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Arkansas, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.
Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Prairie Grove|
|Fort Smith, AR||87,743||82||1.0x|
|Van Buren, AR||23,413||82||1.0x|
|Siloam Springs, AR||16,715||84||1.0x|