Maricopa, AZ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
97
Maricopa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
51 out of 95
In Arizona
2,808 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 Maricopa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Maricopa, AZ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Maricopa has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Arizona, Maricopa has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Arizona's index of 99.

The standard of living in Maricopa ranks as #2,809 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Arizona. By definition, that implies Maricopa ranks as the #3,597 most expensive place in the Grand Canyon State.

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Maricopa Cost Of Living Vs. Arizona

Living Expense Maricopa Arizona National Average
Overall 97 99 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 100 99 100
Health 89 98 100
Housing 99 97 100
Transportation 100 104 100
Utilities 107 103 100
For more reading on cost of living around Arizona, check out:
Maricopa Cost of Living Vs. AZ

Maricopa, 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.

$202,100
Median Home Value
$1,384
Median Rent
$74,515
Median Income
Statistic Maricopa Arizona United States
Median Home Value $202,100 $225,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,384 $1,052 $1,062
Median Income $74,515 $58,945 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Maricopa Services Costs Vs. Arizona

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

Detailed Maricopa Groceries Costs Vs. Arizona

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

Detailed Maricopa Health Costs Vs. Arizona

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

Detailed Maricopa Transportation Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Maricopa 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 Maricopa Utilities Costs Vs. Arizona

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

Maricopa SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Maricopa

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Maricopa
Chandler, AZ 252,692 107 1.1x
Goodyear, AZ 80,371 107 1.1x
Santa Cruz, CA 64,522 185 1.9x
Casa Grande, AZ 55,653 90 0.9x
Sun Lakes, AZ 14,473 109 1.1x

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