Fort Wright, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
99
Fort Wright's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
70 out of 85
In Kentucky
3,027 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 Fort Wright is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fort Wright has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Fort Wright has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Kentucky's index of 90.

The standard of living in Fort Wright ranks as #3,027 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Fort Wright ranks as the #3,392 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Fort Wright Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Fort Wright Kentucky National Average
Overall 99 90 100
Services 99 103 100
Groceries 96 90 100
Health 100 88 100
Housing 98 70 100
Transportation 108 98 100
Utilities 90 102 100
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Fort Wright Cost of Living Vs. KY

Fort Wright, 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.

$215,000
Median Home Value
$937
Median Rent
$86,208
Median Income
Statistic Fort Wright Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $215,000 $147,100 $229,800
Median Rent $937 $783 $1,096
Median Income $86,208 $52,238 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Fort Wright Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Wright Kentucky
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $11.77 $10.68
Bowling $13.55 $14.67

Detailed Fort Wright Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Wright Kentucky
Ground Beef $3.71 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.25 $1.39
Milk $1.42 $2.05

Detailed Fort Wright Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Wright Kentucky
Haircut $19.48 $18.62
Beauty Salon $34.8 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.0 $2.34

Detailed Fort Wright Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Wright Kentucky
Potatoes $3.87 $3.29
Pizza $10.12 $10.62
Beer $8.93 $9.38
Optometrist $96.61 $108.57
Doctor $109.23 $116.17
Dentist $105.08 $99.13

Detailed Fort Wright Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Fort Wright Kentucky
Gasoline $2.29 $2.22
Tire Balancing $57.11 $50.07
All Electricity $134.81 $167.67
Phone $179.1 $175.64

Fort Wright SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fort Wright

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fort Wright
Covington, KY 40,466 88 0.9x
Monfort Heights, OH 13,124 98 1.0x
Mack, OH 11,228 104 1.1x
Montgomery, OH 10,818 115 1.2x
Forestville, OH 10,648 99 1.0x
Madeira, OH 9,211 110 1.1x
Edgewood, KY 8,779 103 1.0x
Wyoming, OH 8,540 112 1.1x
Fort Mitchell, KY 8,278 100 1.0x
Dry Run, OH 8,200 120 1.2x

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