According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wakefield-Peacedale has an overall cost of living index of 123 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Rhode Island, Wakefield-Peacedale has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Rhode Island's index of 115.
The standard of living in Wakefield-Peacedale ranks as #4,965 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Rhode Island. By definition, that implies Wakefield-Peacedale ranks as the #1,442 most expensive place in the Ocean State.
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Housing swings affordability the most between places in Rhode Island, 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.