Gilbert, AZ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
110
Gilbert's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
75 out of 95
In Arizona
4,134 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Gilbert is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Gilbert, AZ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Gilbert has an overall cost of living index of 110 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Arizona, Gilbert has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Arizona's index of 99.

The standard of living in Gilbert ranks as #4,135 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Arizona. By definition, that implies Gilbert ranks as the #2,271 most expensive place in the Grand Canyon State.

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Gilbert Cost Of Living Vs. Arizona

Living Expense Gilbert Arizona National Average
Overall 110 99 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 100 99 100
Health 89 98 100
Housing 142 97 100
Transportation 100 104 100
Utilities 107 103 100
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Gilbert Cost of Living Vs. AZ

Gilbert, AZ Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Arizona, 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.

$328,700
Median Home Value
$1,518
Median Rent
$96,857
Median Income
Statistic Gilbert Arizona United States
Median Home Value $328,700 $225,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,518 $1,052 $1,062
Median Income $96,857 $58,945 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 3.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Gilbert Services Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Gilbert Arizona
Shampoo $1.04 $1.01
Movie $8.63 $10.72
Bowling $17.0 $13.86

Detailed Gilbert Groceries Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Gilbert Arizona
Ground Beef $3.4 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.61 $1.4
Milk $1.57 $1.96

Detailed Gilbert Health Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Gilbert Arizona
Haircut $15.1 $17.49
Beauty Salon $42.88 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.38 $2.32

Detailed Gilbert Transportation Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Gilbert Arizona
Potatoes $3.06 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $8.98 $9.23
Optometrist $96.0 $106.34
Doctor $99.0 $115.25
Dentist $88.0 $98.38

Detailed Gilbert Utilities Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Gilbert Arizona
Gasoline $2.69 $2.59
Tire Balancing $47.5 $48.9
All Electricity $192.64 $167.6
Phone $175.65 $163.42

Gilbert SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Gilbert

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Gilbert
Mesa, AZ 499,720 95 0.9x
Chandler, AZ 252,692 107 1.0x
Tempe, AZ 187,454 102 0.9x
San Tan Valley, AZ 96,692 97 0.9x
Goodyear, AZ 80,371 107 1.0x
Queen Creek, AZ 43,129 111 1.0x
Apache Junction, AZ 40,592 85 0.8x
Sun Lakes, AZ 14,473 109 1.0x
Gold Canyon, AZ 11,612 110 1.0x
Guadalupe, AZ 6,482 83 0.8x

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