Federal Heights, CO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
80
Federal Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
1 out of 109
In Colorado
226 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 Federal Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Federal Heights, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Federal Heights has an overall cost of living index of 80 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Federal Heights has a cost of living index that's 0.7x lower than Colorado's index of 110.

The standard of living in Federal Heights ranks as #226 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Federal Heights ranks as the #6,180 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Federal Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Federal Heights Colorado National Average
Overall 80 110 100
Services 104 103 100
Groceries 84 97 100
Health 98 104 100
Housing 47 134 100
Transportation 95 102 100
Utilities 79 86 100
For more reading on cost of living around Colorado, check out:
Federal Heights Cost of Living Vs. CO

Federal Heights, 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.

$64,300
Median Home Value
$1,206
Median Rent
$45,395
Median Income
Statistic Federal Heights Colorado United States
Median Home Value $64,300 $343,300 $217,500
Median Rent $1,206 $1,271 $1,062
Median Income $45,395 $72,331 $62,843
Home Value To Income 1.4x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.32x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Federal Heights Services Costs Vs. Colorado

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

Detailed Federal Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

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

Detailed Federal Heights Health Costs Vs. Colorado

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

Detailed Federal Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Federal Heights 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 Federal Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

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

Federal Heights SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Federal Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Federal Heights
Denver, CO 705,576 114 1.4x
Thornton, CO 136,868 105 1.3x
Westminster, CO 112,962 106 1.3x
Brighton, CO 39,836 101 1.3x
Northglenn, CO 38,973 100 1.2x
Englewood, CO 34,259 108 1.4x
Sherrelwood, CO 19,208 98 1.2x
Welby, CO 16,018 95 1.2x
Firestone, CO 14,033 109 1.4x
Berkley, CO 11,879 98 1.2x

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