Richmond Heights, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Richmond Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
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 #3524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Richmond Heights ranks as the #2882 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, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Richmond Heights Missouri United States
Median Home Value $247,500 $151,600 $204,900
Median Rent $1,010 $809 $1,023
Median Income $78,481 $53,560 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.18x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Richmond Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Richmond Heights
Chesterfield, MO 47,663 117 1.1x
Wildwood, MO 35,517 118 1.1x
Ballwin, MO 30,332 104 1.0x
Kirkwood, MO 27,693 107 1.0x
Collinsville, IL 24,756 89 0.9x
Webster Groves, MO 23,029 107 1.0x
Clayton, MO 16,448 143 1.4x
Fairview Heights, IL 16,360 90 0.9x
Swansea, IL 13,863 95 0.9x
Town and Country, MO 11,066 152 1.5x

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