Washington, UT Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
106
Washington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
51 out of 91
In Utah
3,772 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 Washington is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Washington, UT?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Washington has an overall cost of living index of 106 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Utah, Washington has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Utah's index of 101.

The standard of living in Washington ranks as #3,773 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Utah. By definition, that implies Washington ranks as the #2,646 most expensive place in the Beehive State.

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Washington Cost Of Living Vs. Utah

Living Expense Washington Utah National Average
Overall 106 101 100
Services 98 99 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 86 90 100
Housing 123 115 100
Transportation 108 108 100
Utilities 103 95 100
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Washington Cost of Living Vs. UT

Washington, UT Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Utah, 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.

$330,700
Median Home Value
$1,168
Median Rent
$75,389
Median Income
Statistic Washington Utah United States
Median Home Value $330,700 $305,400 $229,800
Median Rent $1,168 $1,090 $1,096
Median Income $75,389 $74,197 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.4x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Washington Services Costs Vs. Utah

Item Washington Utah
Shampoo $0.93 $1.06
Movie $9.33 $10.68
Bowling $17.33 $14.67

Detailed Washington Groceries Costs Vs. Utah

Item Washington Utah
Ground Beef $4.63 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.53 $1.39
Milk $1.64 $2.05

Detailed Washington Health Costs Vs. Utah

Item Washington Utah
Haircut $15.97 $18.62
Beauty Salon $20.41 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.75 $2.34

Detailed Washington Transportation Costs Vs. Utah

Item Washington Utah
Potatoes $3.63 $3.29
Pizza $10.0 $10.62
Beer $10.34 $9.38
Optometrist $127.67 $108.57
Doctor $127.5 $116.17
Dentist $75.0 $99.13

Detailed Washington Utilities Costs Vs. Utah

Item Washington Utah
Gasoline $2.53 $2.22
Tire Balancing $44.33 $50.07
All Electricity $171.15 $167.67
Phone $186.63 $175.64

Washington SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Washington

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Washington
St. George, UT 87,176 105 1.0x
Mesquite, NV 19,087 99 0.9x
Hurricane, UT 18,112 101 1.0x
Ivins, UT 8,931 106 1.0x
Santa Clara, UT 7,868 114 1.1x

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