Castle Rock, CO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
120
Castle Rock's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
75 out of 111
In Colorado
4,798 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 Castle Rock is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Castle Rock, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Castle Rock has an overall cost of living index of 120 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Castle Rock has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Colorado's index of 112.

The standard of living in Castle Rock ranks as #4,800 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Castle Rock ranks as the #1,619 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Castle Rock Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Castle Rock Colorado National Average
Overall 120 112 100
Services 113 104 100
Groceries 95 103 100
Health 98 103 100
Housing 164 133 100
Transportation 115 108 100
Utilities 78 87 100
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Castle Rock Cost of Living Vs. CO

Castle Rock, CO Housing Cost Breakdown

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.

$444,800
Median Home Value
$1,630
Median Rent
$113,585
Median Income
Statistic Castle Rock Colorado United States
Median Home Value $444,800 $369,900 $229,800
Median Rent $1,630 $1,335 $1,096
Median Income $113,585 $75,231 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.9x 4.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Castle Rock Services Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Castle Rock Colorado
Shampoo $0.98 $1.06
Movie $12.9 $10.68
Bowling $19.78 $14.67

Detailed Castle Rock Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Castle Rock Colorado
Ground Beef $4.11 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.39
Milk $1.76 $2.05

Detailed Castle Rock Health Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Castle Rock Colorado
Haircut $21.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $44.29 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.89 $2.34

Detailed Castle Rock Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Castle Rock Colorado
Potatoes $3.05 $3.29
Pizza $12.49 $10.62
Beer $8.98 $9.38
Optometrist $104.86 $108.57
Doctor $111.77 $116.17
Dentist $105.51 $99.13

Detailed Castle Rock Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Castle Rock Colorado
Gasoline $2.49 $2.22
Tire Balancing $57.16 $50.07
All Electricity $105.51 $167.67
Phone $186.48 $175.64

Castle Rock SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Castle Rock

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Castle Rock
Centennial, CO 111,331 126 1.1x
Parker, CO 55,460 123 1.0x
Littleton, CO 46,208 118 1.0x
Lone Tree, CO 13,381 145 1.2x
Cherry Creek, CO 11,503 143 1.2x
Castle Pines, CO 10,977 145 1.2x
The Pinery, CO 10,033 139 1.2x
Roxborough Park, CO 9,004 128 1.1x
Woodmoor, CO 8,474 130 1.1x

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