According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lake Forest Park has an overall cost of living index of 157 which is 1.6x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Washington, Lake Forest Park has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than Washington's index of 116.
The standard of living in Lake Forest Park ranks as #5958 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Lake Forest Park ranks as the #449 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.
|Living Expense||Lake Forest Park||Washington||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Lake Forest Park|
|Lake Stevens, WA||31,778||135||0.9x|
|Bainbridge Island, WA||24,060||167||1.1x|
|Mountlake Terrace, WA||21,106||134||0.9x|
|Bothell West, WA||20,307||144||0.9x|