Orchard Mesa, CO Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
100
Orchard Mesa's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
27 out of 111
In Colorado
3,149 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 Orchard Mesa is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Orchard Mesa, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Orchard Mesa has an overall cost of living index of 100 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Orchard Mesa has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Colorado's index of 112.

The standard of living in Orchard Mesa ranks as #3,149 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Orchard Mesa ranks as the #3,269 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Orchard Mesa Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Orchard Mesa Colorado National Average
Overall 100 112 100
Services 99 104 100
Groceries 121 103 100
Health 102 103 100
Housing 97 133 100
Transportation 110 108 100
Utilities 84 87 100
For more reading on cost of living around Colorado, check out:
Orchard Mesa Cost of Living Vs. CO

Orchard Mesa, 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.

$216,500
Median Home Value
$1,168
Median Rent
$61,017
Median Income
Statistic Orchard Mesa Colorado United States
Median Home Value $216,500 $369,900 $229,800
Median Rent $1,168 $1,335 $1,096
Median Income $61,017 $75,231 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.5x 4.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Orchard Mesa Services Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Orchard Mesa Colorado
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $11.2 $10.68
Bowling $15.33 $14.67

Detailed Orchard Mesa Groceries Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Orchard Mesa Colorado
Ground Beef $4.29 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.61 $1.39
Milk $2.4 $2.05

Detailed Orchard Mesa Health Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Orchard Mesa Colorado
Haircut $24.25 $18.62
Beauty Salon $37.38 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.66 $2.34

Detailed Orchard Mesa Transportation Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Orchard Mesa Colorado
Potatoes $4.69 $3.29
Pizza $13.42 $10.62
Beer $9.71 $9.38
Optometrist $108.67 $108.57
Doctor $144.11 $116.17
Dentist $90.22 $99.13

Detailed Orchard Mesa Utilities Costs Vs. Colorado

Item Orchard Mesa Colorado
Gasoline $2.35 $2.22
Tire Balancing $59.84 $50.07
All Electricity $114.91 $167.67
Phone $187.09 $175.64

Orchard Mesa SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Orchard Mesa

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Orchard Mesa
Grand Junction, CO 62,218 102 1.0x
Clifton, CO 20,783 95 0.9x
Fruita, CO 14,068 104 1.0x
Delta, CO 8,893 98 1.0x
Redlands, CO 8,863 115 1.1x
Fruitvale, CO 8,352 102 1.0x

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