Cost of living in Windsor research summary. The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in the United States. A cost of living index above 100 means Windsor is expensive. An index value below 100 means the city is a relatively cheap place to live.
On a city-by-city basis in Colorado, home prices and rent have the biggest impact on the cost of living. Here are the key takeaways based on Saturday Night Science:
The cost of living index in Windsor is 115, with 100 being the average.
The cost of living index in Windsor is 1.1x higher than the national average.
Windsor ranks as the #64 cheapest in Colorado out of 111.
Windsor ranks as the #4,492 cheapest out of 6,412 in the US.
The median home value in Windsor is $452,000.
The median income in Windsor is $111,477.
According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Windsor has an overall cost of living index of 115, which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to Colorado, Windsor has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Colorado's index of 104.
The standard of living in Windsor ranks as #64 most affordable out of the 111 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Windsor ranks as the #47 most expensive place in the Centennial State.
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Six factors go into calculating the cost of living index in Windsor. Here is how it fairs on each of the criteria:
The Services index in Windsor is 101.
The Groceries index in Windsor is 90.
The Health index in Windsor is 97.
The Housing index in Windsor is 165.
The Transportation index in Windsor is 109.
The Utilities index in Windsor is 80.
|Living Expense||Windsor||Colorado||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Colorado, so we broke down housing costs into more detail. Home and income data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2017-2021. The key points are:
The Median Home Value in Windsor is $452,000.
The Median Rent in Windsor is $1,498.
The Median Income in Windsor is $111,477.
The Home Value To Income in Windsor is 4.1x.
The Rent To Monthly Income in Windsor is 0.16x.
|Median Home Value||$452,000||$397,500||$244,900|
|Home Value To Income||4.1x||5.0x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.16x||0.22x||0.2x|
The cost of living varies in the cities and towns around Windsor. Here's a quick look at the cost of living in the most populous nearby places:
Fort Collins, CO has a cost of living index of 113, 1.0x Windsor.
Greeley, CO has a cost of living index of 98, 0.9x Windsor.
Loveland, CO has a cost of living index of 106, 0.9x Windsor.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Windsor|
|Fort Collins, CO||166,788||113||1.0x|