Prairie Village, KS Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
Prairie Village's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
61 out of 63
In Kansas
3,772 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 Prairie Village is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Prairie Village, KS?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Prairie Village has an overall cost of living index of 106 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kansas, Prairie Village has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Kansas's index of 89.

The standard of living in Prairie Village ranks as #3,773 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Kansas. By definition, that implies Prairie Village ranks as the #2,646 most expensive place in the Sunflower State.

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Prairie Village Cost Of Living Vs. Kansas

Living Expense Prairie Village Kansas National Average
Overall 106 89 100
Services 100 89 100
Groceries 93 94 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 127 75 100
Transportation 94 94 100
Utilities 99 100 100
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Prairie Village Cost of Living Vs. KS

Prairie Village, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Prairie Village Kansas United States
Median Home Value $316,800 $157,600 $229,800
Median Rent $1,387 $863 $1,096
Median Income $88,196 $61,091 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.6x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Prairie Village Services Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Prairie Village Kansas
Shampoo $1.02 $1.06
Movie $11.07 $10.68
Bowling $17.13 $14.67

Detailed Prairie Village Groceries Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Prairie Village Kansas
Ground Beef $4.09 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.92 $1.39
Milk $1.87 $2.05

Detailed Prairie Village Health Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Prairie Village Kansas
Haircut $18.77 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.27 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.84 $2.34

Detailed Prairie Village Transportation Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Prairie Village Kansas
Potatoes $2.8 $3.29
Pizza $10.16 $10.62
Beer $8.78 $9.38
Optometrist $106.75 $108.57
Doctor $108.18 $116.17
Dentist $107.03 $99.13

Detailed Prairie Village Utilities Costs Vs. Kansas

Item Prairie Village Kansas
Gasoline $2.02 $2.22
Tire Balancing $47.94 $50.07
All Electricity $157.13 $167.67
Phone $189.7 $175.64

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