According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Air Force Academy has an overall cost of living index of 118 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Colorado, Air Force Academy has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Colorado's index of 110.
The standard of living in Air Force Academy ranks as #4,691 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Air Force Academy ranks as the #1,716 most expensive place in the Centennial State.
|Living Expense||Air Force Academy||Colorado||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Colorado, 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. Air Force Academy||Colorado Springs, CO||464,871||105||0.9x||Security-Widefield, CO||39,612||102||0.9x||Cimarron Hills, CO||18,727||98||0.8x||Fort Carson, CO||14,951||115||1.0x||Black Forest, CO||14,081||142||1.2x||Woodmoor, CO||9,345||128||1.1x||Woodland Park, CO||7,555||112||0.9x||Monument, CO||7,398||125||1.1x||Gleneagle, CO||6,885||119||1.0x||Stratmoor, CO||6,484||96||0.8x|