Richmond Heights, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
103
Richmond Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
117 out of 138
In Missouri
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 Richmond Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Richmond Heights, MO?

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

Compared to only Missouri, Richmond Heights has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Missouri's index of 91.

The standard of living in Richmond Heights ranks as #3,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Richmond Heights ranks as the #2,882 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Richmond Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Richmond Heights Missouri National Average
Overall 103 91 100
Services 91 96 100
Groceries 105 99 100
Health 92 99 100
Housing 119 78 100
Transportation 95 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100
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Richmond Heights Cost of Living Vs. MO

Richmond Heights, MO Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Missouri, 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.

$253,700
Median Home Value
$1,035
Median Rent
$82,261
Median Income
Statistic Richmond Heights Missouri United States
Median Home Value $253,700 $157,200 $217,500
Median Rent $1,035 $830 $1,062
Median Income $82,261 $55,461 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.1x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Richmond Heights Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Richmond Heights Missouri
Shampoo $1.06 $1.01
Movie $9.83 $10.72
Bowling $14.83 $13.86

Detailed Richmond Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Richmond Heights Missouri
Ground Beef $4.01 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.4
Milk $1.9 $1.96

Detailed Richmond Heights Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Richmond Heights Missouri
Haircut $17.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.71 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.32 $2.32

Detailed Richmond Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Richmond Heights Missouri
Potatoes $3.49 $3.18
Pizza $9.96 $10.39
Beer $9.26 $9.23
Optometrist $78.67 $106.34
Doctor $71.67 $115.25
Dentist $102.57 $98.38

Detailed Richmond Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Richmond Heights Missouri
Gasoline $2.57 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.41 $48.9
All Electricity $163.79 $167.6
Phone $191.07 $163.42

Richmond Heights SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Richmond Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Richmond Heights
Chesterfield, MO 47,605 117 1.1x
Wildwood, MO 35,459 118 1.1x
Ballwin, MO 30,252 104 1.0x
Kirkwood, MO 27,708 107 1.0x
Collinsville, IL 24,626 89 0.9x
Webster Groves, MO 22,951 107 1.0x
Clayton, MO 16,588 143 1.4x
Fairview Heights, IL 16,125 90 0.9x
Swansea, IL 13,851 95 0.9x
Town and Country, MO 11,077 152 1.5x

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