Sierra Vista, AZ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
97
Sierra Vista'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 Sierra Vista is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sierra Vista, AZ?

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

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

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

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Sierra Vista Cost Of Living Vs. Arizona

Living Expense Sierra Vista Arizona National Average
Overall 97 99 100
Services 94 98 100
Groceries 99 99 100
Health 95 98 100
Housing 96 97 100
Transportation 105 104 100
Utilities 98 103 100
For more reading on cost of living around Arizona, check out:
Sierra Vista Cost of Living Vs. AZ

Sierra Vista, 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.

$172,600
Median Home Value
$938
Median Rent
$59,585
Median Income
Statistic Sierra Vista Arizona United States
Median Home Value $172,600 $225,500 $217,500
Median Rent $938 $1,052 $1,062
Median Income $59,585 $58,945 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Sierra Vista Services Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Sierra Vista Arizona
Shampoo $0.85 $1.01
Movie $7.83 $10.72
Bowling $3.75 $13.86

Detailed Sierra Vista Groceries Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Sierra Vista Arizona
Ground Beef $4.17 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.13 $1.4
Milk $1.62 $1.96

Detailed Sierra Vista Health Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Sierra Vista Arizona
Haircut $11.58 $17.49
Beauty Salon $28.75 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.91 $2.32

Detailed Sierra Vista Transportation Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Sierra Vista Arizona
Potatoes $3.54 $3.18
Pizza $10.09 $10.39
Beer $8.69 $9.23
Optometrist $88.0 $106.34
Doctor $95.42 $115.25
Dentist $88.52 $98.38

Detailed Sierra Vista Utilities Costs Vs. Arizona

Item Sierra Vista Arizona
Gasoline $2.3 $2.59
Tire Balancing $50.8 $48.9
All Electricity $169.49 $167.6
Phone $26.99 $163.42

Sierra Vista SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sierra Vista

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sierra Vista
Sahuarita, AZ 29,905 104 1.1x
Green Valley, AZ 20,902 99 1.0x
Nogales, AZ 20,201 86 0.9x
Rio Rico, AZ 19,581 90 0.9x
Douglas, AZ 16,307 83 0.9x
Sierra Vista Southeast, AZ 15,841 98 1.0x
Vail, AZ 12,982 109 1.1x
Corona de Tucson, AZ 8,470 106 1.1x
Bisbee, AZ 5,203 89 0.9x

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