Edwards, CO Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
149
Edwards's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
108 out of 111
In Colorado
5,822 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 Edwards is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Edwards, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Edwards has an overall cost of living index of 149 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Edwards has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than Colorado's index of 112.

The standard of living in Edwards ranks as #5,825 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Edwards ranks as the #593 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Edwards Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Edwards Colorado National Average
Overall 149 112 100
Services 110 104 100
Groceries 104 103 100
Health 115 103 100
Housing 251 133 100
Transportation 107 108 100
Utilities 84 87 100
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Edwards Cost of Living Vs. CO

Edwards, 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.

$716,000
Median Home Value
$1,542
Median Rent
$68,898
Median Income
Statistic Edwards Colorado United States
Median Home Value $716,000 $369,900 $229,800
Median Rent $1,542 $1,335 $1,096
Median Income $68,898 $75,231 $64,994
Home Value To Income 10.4x 4.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Edwards Services Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Edwards Colorado
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $10.5 $10.68
Bowling $4.5 $14.67

Detailed Edwards Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Edwards Colorado
Ground Beef $3.77 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.39
Milk $1.79 $2.05

Detailed Edwards Health Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Edwards Colorado
Haircut $21.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $51.33 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.94 $2.34

Detailed Edwards Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Edwards Colorado
Potatoes $2.37 $3.29
Pizza $9.5 $10.62
Beer $8.41 $9.38
Optometrist $160.0 $108.57
Doctor $120.0 $116.17
Dentist $107.5 $99.13

Detailed Edwards Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Edwards Colorado
Gasoline $2.38 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.03 $50.07
All Electricity $135.26 $167.67
Phone $25.01 $175.64

Edwards SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Edwards

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Edwards
Glenwood Springs, CO 10,048 121 0.8x
Aspen, CO 7,721 141 0.9x
Gypsum, CO 7,049 116 0.8x
Eagle, CO 6,896 134 0.9x
Avon, CO 6,711 128 0.9x
Carbondale, CO 6,658 137 0.9x
Vail, CO 5,614 150 1.0x

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