According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Farmington has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Michigan, Farmington has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Michigan's index of 89.
The standard of living in Farmington ranks as #3,078 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Michigan. By definition, that implies Farmington ranks as the #3,329 most expensive place in the Wolverine State.
|Living Expense||Farmington||Michigan||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Michigan, 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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Farmington|
|Farmington Hills, MI||81,214||105||1.1x|
|Rochester Hills, MI||74,206||110||1.1x|
|Royal Oak, MI||59,195||100||1.0x|