Kenmore, WA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
148
Kenmore's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
169 out of 192
In Washington
5,800 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 Kenmore is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Kenmore, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Kenmore has an overall cost of living index of 148 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Kenmore has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Washington's index of 119.

The standard of living in Kenmore ranks as #5,803 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Kenmore ranks as the #615 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Kenmore Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Kenmore Washington National Average
Overall 148 119 100
Services 129 112 100
Groceries 129 110 100
Health 127 122 100
Housing 202 136 100
Transportation 139 123 100
Utilities 109 91 100
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Kenmore Cost of Living Vs. WA

Kenmore, WA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Washington, 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.

$617,000
Median Home Value
$1,430
Median Rent
$115,093
Median Income
Statistic Kenmore Washington United States
Median Home Value $617,000 $366,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,430 $1,337 $1,096
Median Income $115,093 $77,006 $64,994
Home Value To Income 5.4x 4.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Kenmore Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Kenmore Washington
Shampoo $1.13 $1.06
Movie $14.7 $10.68
Bowling $21.8 $14.67

Detailed Kenmore Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Kenmore Washington
Ground Beef $5.74 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.15 $1.39
Milk $2.5 $2.05

Detailed Kenmore Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Kenmore Washington
Haircut $39.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $50.33 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.44 $2.34

Detailed Kenmore Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Kenmore Washington
Potatoes $3.5 $3.29
Pizza $13.12 $10.62
Beer $10.49 $9.38
Optometrist $158.73 $108.57
Doctor $136.39 $116.17
Dentist $143.77 $99.13

Detailed Kenmore Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Kenmore Washington
Gasoline $3.19 $2.22
Tire Balancing $66.49 $50.07
All Electricity $186.95 $167.67
Phone $194.23 $175.64

Kenmore SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Kenmore

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Kenmore
Everett, WA 110,840 125 0.8x
Kirkland, WA 91,146 158 1.1x
Shoreline, WA 56,835 139 0.9x
Bothell, WA 46,386 148 1.0x
Lynnwood, WA 38,538 135 0.9x
Lake Stevens, WA 33,470 131 0.9x
Bainbridge Island, WA 24,859 165 1.1x
Mountlake Terrace, WA 21,328 134 0.9x
Tukwila, WA 20,265 125 0.8x
Bothell West, WA 19,899 140 0.9x

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