Fort Morgan, CO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
Fort Morgan's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
4 out of 111
In Colorado
1,101 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 Fort Morgan is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fort Morgan, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fort Morgan has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Fort Morgan has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Colorado's index of 112.

The standard of living in Fort Morgan ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Fort Morgan ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Fort Morgan Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Fort Morgan Colorado National Average
Overall 87 112 100
Services 105 104 100
Groceries 91 103 100
Health 100 103 100
Housing 70 133 100
Transportation 107 108 100
Utilities 77 87 100
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Fort Morgan Cost of Living Vs. CO

Fort Morgan, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Fort Morgan Colorado United States
Median Home Value $184,300 $369,900 $229,800
Median Rent $870 $1,335 $1,096
Median Income $48,642 $75,231 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.8x 4.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Fort Morgan Services Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Fort Morgan Colorado
Shampoo $0.88 $1.06
Movie $13.19 $10.68
Bowling $20.67 $14.67

Detailed Fort Morgan Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Fort Morgan Colorado
Ground Beef $4.62 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.15 $1.39
Milk $1.78 $2.05

Detailed Fort Morgan Health Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Fort Morgan Colorado
Haircut $24.05 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.11 $2.34

Detailed Fort Morgan Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Fort Morgan Colorado
Potatoes $3.04 $3.29
Pizza $11.32 $10.62
Beer $8.96 $9.38
Optometrist $99.83 $108.57
Doctor $117.67 $116.17
Dentist $92.83 $99.13

Detailed Fort Morgan Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Fort Morgan Colorado
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $59.83 $50.07
All Electricity $103.99 $167.67
Phone $187.21 $175.64

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