Derby, CO Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
90
Derby's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
10 out of 109
In Colorado
1,705 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 Derby is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Derby, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Derby has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Derby has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Colorado's index of 110.

The standard of living in Derby ranks as #1,706 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Derby ranks as the #4,700 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Derby Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Derby Colorado National Average
Overall 90 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 84 97 100
Health 98 104 100
Housing 78 134 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 79 86 100
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Derby Cost of Living Vs. CO

Derby, 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.

$187,500
Median Home Value
$1,224
Median Rent
$52,554
Median Income
Statistic Derby Colorado United States
Median Home Value $187,500 $343,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,224 $1,271 $1,062
Median Income $52,554 $72,331 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.6x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Derby Services Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Derby Colorado
Shampoo $0.88 $1.01
Movie $13.49 $10.72
Bowling $20.0 $13.86

Detailed Derby Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Derby Colorado
Ground Beef $3.94 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.4
Milk $1.19 $1.96

Detailed Derby Health Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Derby Colorado
Haircut $24.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $35.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.79 $2.32

Detailed Derby Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Derby Colorado
Potatoes $1.97 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $8.98 $9.23
Optometrist $108.0 $106.34
Doctor $120.0 $115.25
Dentist $90.0 $98.38

Detailed Derby Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Derby Colorado
Gasoline $2.26 $2.59
Tire Balancing $55.0 $48.9
All Electricity $103.99 $167.6
Phone $183.87 $163.42

Derby SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
2
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Derby

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Derby
Denver, CO 705,576 114 1.3x
Aurora, CO 369,111 105 1.2x
Thornton, CO 136,868 105 1.2x
Northglenn, CO 38,973 100 1.1x
Englewood, CO 34,259 108 1.2x
Sherrelwood, CO 19,208 98 1.1x
Welby, CO 16,018 95 1.1x
Federal Heights, CO 12,745 80 0.9x
Berkley, CO 11,879 98 1.1x
Fort Lupton, CO 8,133 93 1.0x

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