Wentzville, MO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
100
Wentzville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
117 out of 143
In Missouri
3,149 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 Wentzville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wentzville, MO?

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

Compared to only Missouri, Wentzville has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Missouri's index of 89.

The standard of living in Wentzville ranks as #3,149 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Missouri. By definition, that implies Wentzville ranks as the #3,269 most expensive place in the Show Me State.

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Wentzville Cost Of Living Vs. Missouri

Living Expense Wentzville Missouri National Average
Overall 100 89 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 103 96 100
Health 89 96 100
Housing 106 77 100
Transportation 90 91 100
Utilities 98 97 100
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Wentzville Cost of Living Vs. MO

Wentzville, 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.

$234,800
Median Home Value
$1,042
Median Rent
$93,602
Median Income
Statistic Wentzville Missouri United States
Median Home Value $234,800 $163,600 $229,800
Median Rent $1,042 $843 $1,096
Median Income $93,602 $57,290 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Wentzville Services Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Wentzville Missouri
Shampoo $1.1 $1.06
Movie $9.81 $10.68
Bowling $15.64 $14.67

Detailed Wentzville Groceries Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Wentzville Missouri
Ground Beef $4.13 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.39
Milk $1.86 $2.05

Detailed Wentzville Health Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Wentzville Missouri
Haircut $17.58 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.54 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.36 $2.34

Detailed Wentzville Transportation Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Wentzville Missouri
Potatoes $2.98 $3.29
Pizza $9.9 $10.62
Beer $9.38 $9.38
Optometrist $76.71 $108.57
Doctor $75.53 $116.17
Dentist $98.39 $99.13

Detailed Wentzville Utilities Costs Vs. Missouri

Item Wentzville Missouri
Gasoline $2.03 $2.22
Tire Balancing $41.83 $50.07
All Electricity $149.35 $167.67
Phone $193.9 $175.64

Wentzville SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wentzville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wentzville
O'Fallon, MO 88,132 100 1.0x
St. Charles, MO 70,650 94 0.9x
St. Peters, MO 57,536 92 0.9x
Chesterfield, MO 47,603 117 1.2x
Wildwood, MO 35,476 118 1.2x
Lake St. Louis, MO 16,357 104 1.0x
Washington, MO 14,052 90 0.9x
Dardenne Prairie, MO 13,385 114 1.1x
Troy, MO 12,457 90 0.9x
Weldon Spring, MO 5,536 120 1.2x

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