Fort Mitchell, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
103
Fort Mitchell's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
78 out of 84
In Kentucky
3,523 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 Fort Mitchell is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fort Mitchell, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fort Mitchell has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Fort Mitchell has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Kentucky's index of 89.

The standard of living in Fort Mitchell ranks as #3,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Fort Mitchell ranks as the #2,882 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Fort Mitchell Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Fort Mitchell Kentucky National Average
Overall 103 89 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 97 91 100
Health 103 90 100
Housing 110 70 100
Transportation 111 99 100
Utilities 87 98 100
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Fort Mitchell Cost of Living Vs. KY

Fort Mitchell, KY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kentucky, 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.

$272,200
Median Home Value
$789
Median Rent
$67,745
Median Income
Statistic Fort Mitchell Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $272,200 $141,000 $217,500
Median Rent $789 $763 $1,062
Median Income $67,745 $50,589 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.0x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Fort Mitchell Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Mitchell Kentucky
Shampoo $0.9 $1.01
Movie $12.92 $10.72
Bowling $14.2 $13.86

Detailed Fort Mitchell Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Mitchell Kentucky
Ground Beef $3.41 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.4
Milk $1.09 $1.96

Detailed Fort Mitchell Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Mitchell Kentucky
Haircut $16.73 $17.49
Beauty Salon $32.8 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.96 $2.32

Detailed Fort Mitchell Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Mitchell Kentucky
Potatoes $3.86 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $8.31 $9.23
Optometrist $92.3 $106.34
Doctor $118.82 $115.25
Dentist $107.0 $98.38

Detailed Fort Mitchell Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Mitchell Kentucky
Gasoline $2.93 $2.59
Tire Balancing $54.59 $48.9
All Electricity $133.62 $167.6
Phone $176.25 $163.42

Fort Mitchell SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fort Mitchell

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fort Mitchell
Covington, KY 40,548 88 0.9x
Erlanger, KY 18,967 92 0.9x
Monfort Heights, OH 12,962 99 1.0x
Mack, OH 11,492 104 1.0x
Montgomery, OH 10,782 119 1.2x
Forestville, OH 10,415 102 1.0x
Madeira, OH 9,147 109 1.1x
Edgewood, KY 8,745 102 1.0x
Wyoming, OH 8,548 115 1.1x
Dry Run, OH 7,555 121 1.2x

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