Lake Shore, WA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
124
Lake Shore's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
99 out of 192
In Washington
4,999 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 Lake Shore is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lake Shore, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lake Shore has an overall cost of living index of 124 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Lake Shore has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Washington's index of 119.

The standard of living in Lake Shore ranks as #5,001 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Lake Shore ranks as the #1,417 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Lake Shore Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Lake Shore Washington National Average
Overall 124 119 100
Services 118 112 100
Groceries 113 110 100
Health 116 122 100
Housing 143 136 100
Transportation 130 123 100
Utilities 88 91 100
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Lake Shore Cost of Living Vs. WA

Lake Shore, 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.

$388,300
Median Home Value
$1,806
Median Rent
$107,893
Median Income
Statistic Lake Shore Washington United States
Median Home Value $388,300 $366,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,806 $1,337 $1,096
Median Income $107,893 $77,006 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.6x 4.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Lake Shore Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Lake Shore Washington
Shampoo $1.23 $1.06
Movie $11.1 $10.68
Bowling $19.95 $14.67

Detailed Lake Shore Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Lake Shore Washington
Ground Beef $4.74 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.58 $1.39
Milk $2.12 $2.05

Detailed Lake Shore Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Lake Shore Washington
Haircut $33.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $56.44 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.65 $2.34

Detailed Lake Shore Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Lake Shore Washington
Potatoes $2.34 $3.29
Pizza $11.99 $10.62
Beer $11.24 $9.38
Optometrist $146.25 $108.57
Doctor $168.67 $116.17
Dentist $101.75 $99.13

Detailed Lake Shore Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Lake Shore Washington
Gasoline $2.78 $2.22
Tire Balancing $68.4 $50.07
All Electricity $143.85 $167.67
Phone $170.53 $175.64

Lake Shore SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lake Shore

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lake Shore
Vancouver, WA 182,792 116 0.9x
Camas, WA 24,043 130 1.0x
Hazel Dell, WA 21,830 116 0.9x
Battle Ground, WA 20,931 117 0.9x
Salmon Creek, WA 19,506 118 1.0x
Five Corners, WA 19,415 114 0.9x
Washougal, WA 15,927 116 0.9x
Minnehaha, WA 11,387 119 1.0x
Columbia, PA 10,369 91 0.7x
Felida, WA 9,842 137 1.1x

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