Boulder City, NV Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
107
Boulder City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
23 out of 33
In Nevada
3,867 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 Boulder City is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Boulder City, NV?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Boulder City has an overall cost of living index of 107 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Nevada, Boulder City has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Nevada's index of 105.

The standard of living in Boulder City ranks as #3,868 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Nevada. By definition, that implies Boulder City ranks as the #2,551 most expensive place in the Silver State.

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Boulder City Cost Of Living Vs. Nevada

Living Expense Boulder City Nevada National Average
Overall 107 105 100
Services 105 103 100
Groceries 105 110 100
Health 97 105 100
Housing 115 102 100
Transportation 110 118 100
Utilities 100 93 100
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Boulder City Cost of Living Vs. NV

Boulder City, NV Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Nevada, 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.

$304,600
Median Home Value
$1,071
Median Rent
$62,792
Median Income
Statistic Boulder City Nevada United States
Median Home Value $304,600 $290,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,071 $1,159 $1,096
Median Income $62,792 $62,043 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.9x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Boulder City Services Costs Vs. Nevada

Item Boulder City Nevada
Shampoo $0.93 $1.06
Movie $12.06 $10.68
Bowling $18.25 $14.67

Detailed Boulder City Groceries Costs Vs. Nevada

Item Boulder City Nevada
Ground Beef $4.49 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.35 $1.39
Milk $2.46 $2.05

Detailed Boulder City Health Costs Vs. Nevada

Item Boulder City Nevada
Haircut $17.13 $18.62
Beauty Salon $46.67 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.66 $2.34

Detailed Boulder City Transportation Costs Vs. Nevada

Item Boulder City Nevada
Potatoes $2.96 $3.29
Pizza $10.82 $10.62
Beer $9.25 $9.38
Optometrist $105.92 $108.57
Doctor $106.13 $116.17
Dentist $96.98 $99.13

Detailed Boulder City Utilities Costs Vs. Nevada

Item Boulder City Nevada
Gasoline $2.36 $2.22
Tire Balancing $54.94 $50.07
All Electricity $170.51 $167.67
Phone $175.3 $175.64

Boulder City SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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