Orchards, WA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
114
Orchards's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
60 out of 192
In Washington
4,427 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 Orchards is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Orchards, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Orchards has an overall cost of living index of 114 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Orchards has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Washington's index of 119.

The standard of living in Orchards ranks as #4,429 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Orchards ranks as the #1,990 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Orchards Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Orchards Washington National Average
Overall 114 119 100
Services 121 112 100
Groceries 114 110 100
Health 116 122 100
Housing 107 136 100
Transportation 131 123 100
Utilities 87 91 100
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Orchards Cost of Living Vs. WA

Orchards, 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.

$317,100
Median Home Value
$1,409
Median Rent
$74,723
Median Income
Statistic Orchards Washington United States
Median Home Value $317,100 $366,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,409 $1,337 $1,096
Median Income $74,723 $77,006 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.2x 4.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Orchards Services Costs Vs. Washington

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

Detailed Orchards Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

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

Detailed Orchards Health Costs Vs. Washington

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

Detailed Orchards Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Orchards 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 Orchards Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

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

Orchards SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Orchards

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Orchards
Vancouver, WA 182,792 116 1.0x
Camas, WA 24,043 130 1.1x
Hazel Dell, WA 21,830 116 1.0x
Battle Ground, WA 20,931 117 1.0x
Five Corners, WA 19,415 114 1.0x
Washougal, WA 15,927 116 1.0x
Minnehaha, WA 11,387 119 1.0x
Columbia, PA 10,369 91 0.8x
Mount Vista, WA 9,762 125 1.1x
Barberton, WA 7,317 131 1.1x

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