Queen Creek, AZ Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
112
Queen Creek's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
74 out of 94
In Arizona
4,296 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Queen Creek is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Queen Creek, AZ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Queen Creek has an overall cost of living index of 112 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Arizona, Queen Creek has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Arizona's index of 97.

The standard of living in Queen Creek ranks as #4,298 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Arizona. By definition, that implies Queen Creek ranks as the #2,121 most expensive place in the Grand Canyon State.

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Queen Creek Cost Of Living Vs. Arizona

Living Expense Queen Creek Arizona National Average
Overall 112 97 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 99 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 149 97 100
Transportation 107 105 100
Utilities 108 103 100
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Queen Creek Cost of Living Vs. AZ

Queen Creek, 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.

$363,800
Median Home Value
$1,640
Median Rent
$104,161
Median Income
Statistic Queen Creek Arizona United States
Median Home Value $363,800 $242,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,640 $1,097 $1,096
Median Income $104,161 $61,529 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Queen Creek Services Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Queen Creek Arizona
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $8.84 $10.68
Bowling $17.06 $14.67

Detailed Queen Creek Groceries Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Queen Creek Arizona
Ground Beef $3.91 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.68 $1.39
Milk $1.63 $2.05

Detailed Queen Creek Health Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Queen Creek Arizona
Haircut $17.22 $18.62
Beauty Salon $41.67 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.53 $2.34

Detailed Queen Creek Transportation Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Queen Creek Arizona
Potatoes $3.42 $3.29
Pizza $10.99 $10.62
Beer $9.58 $9.38
Optometrist $96.17 $108.57
Doctor $96.33 $116.17
Dentist $89.83 $99.13

Detailed Queen Creek Utilities Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Queen Creek Arizona
Gasoline $2.49 $2.22
Tire Balancing $45.83 $50.07
All Electricity $189.67 $167.67
Phone $178.49 $175.64

Queen Creek SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Queen Creek

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Queen Creek
Mesa, AZ 508,918 98 0.9x
Chandler, AZ 257,076 107 1.0x
Gilbert, AZ 248,349 113 1.0x
Tempe, AZ 191,607 105 0.9x
San Tan Valley, AZ 104,936 97 0.9x
Goodyear, AZ 83,519 105 0.9x
Apache Junction, AZ 41,863 89 0.8x
Florence, AZ 26,777 88 0.8x
Sun Lakes, AZ 14,887 109 1.0x
Gold Canyon, AZ 11,875 113 1.0x

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