Derby, KS Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
96
Derby's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
46 out of 62
In Kansas
2,651 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 Derby is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Derby, KS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Derby has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kansas, Derby has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Kansas's index of 89.

The standard of living in Derby ranks as #2,652 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kansas. By definition, that implies Derby ranks as the #3,754 most expensive place in the Sunflower State.

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Derby Cost Of Living Vs. Kansas

Living Expense Derby Kansas National Average
Overall 96 89 100
Services 103 93 100
Groceries 94 93 100
Health 96 99 100
Housing 87 76 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
For more reading on cost of living around Kansas, check out:
Derby Cost of Living Vs. KS

Derby, KS Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kansas, 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.

$165,200
Median Home Value
$951
Median Rent
$73,322
Median Income
Statistic Derby Kansas United States
Median Home Value $165,200 $151,900 $217,500
Median Rent $951 $850 $1,062
Median Income $73,322 $59,597 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Derby Services Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Derby Kansas
Shampoo $0.89 $1.01
Movie $9.38 $10.72
Bowling $12.8 $13.86

Detailed Derby Groceries Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Derby Kansas
Ground Beef $3.68 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.31 $1.4
Milk $1.53 $1.96

Detailed Derby Health Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Derby Kansas
Haircut $17.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $41.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.83 $2.32

Detailed Derby Transportation Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Derby Kansas
Potatoes $2.89 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $8.79 $9.23
Optometrist $159.8 $106.34
Doctor $105.05 $115.25
Dentist $86.6 $98.38

Detailed Derby Utilities Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Derby Kansas
Gasoline $2.45 $2.59
Tire Balancing $50.63 $48.9
All Electricity $157.5 $167.6
Phone $186.0 $163.42

Derby SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Derby

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Derby
Wichita, KS 389,877 90 0.9x
Andover, KS 13,062 100 1.0x
Haysville, KS 11,132 89 0.9x
Augusta, KS 9,368 88 0.9x
Bel Aire, KS 7,858 95 1.0x
Valley Center, KS 7,176 93 1.0x
Mulvane, KS 6,045 91 0.9x

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