Pullman, WA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
110
Pullman's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
49 out of 192
In Washington
4,128 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 Pullman is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Pullman, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Pullman has an overall cost of living index of 110 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Pullman has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Washington's index of 119.

The standard of living in Pullman ranks as #4,129 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Pullman ranks as the #2,289 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Pullman Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Pullman Washington National Average
Overall 110 119 100
Services 111 112 100
Groceries 101 110 100
Health 122 122 100
Housing 113 136 100
Transportation 111 123 100
Utilities 99 91 100
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Pullman Cost of Living Vs. WA

Pullman, 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.

$287,700
Median Home Value
$856
Median Rent
$32,073
Median Income
Statistic Pullman Washington United States
Median Home Value $287,700 $366,800 $229,800
Median Rent $856 $1,337 $1,096
Median Income $32,073 $77,006 $64,994
Home Value To Income 9.0x 4.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.32x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Pullman Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Pullman Washington
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $13.73 $10.68
Bowling $17.07 $14.67

Detailed Pullman Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Pullman Washington
Ground Beef $4.02 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.36 $1.39
Milk $2.07 $2.05

Detailed Pullman Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Pullman Washington
Haircut $21.08 $18.62
Beauty Salon $33.17 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.49 $2.34

Detailed Pullman Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Pullman Washington
Potatoes $2.82 $3.29
Pizza $11.89 $10.62
Beer $9.83 $9.38
Optometrist $149.56 $108.57
Doctor $153.04 $116.17
Dentist $113.0 $99.13

Detailed Pullman Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Pullman Washington
Gasoline $2.55 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.64 $50.07
All Electricity $163.0 $167.67
Phone $191.51 $175.64

Pullman SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
8
Affordability
2
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
10

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Pullman

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Pullman
Lewiston, ID 32,853 102 0.9x
Moscow, ID 25,652 106 1.0x
Clarkston, WA 7,435 97 0.9x
Clarkston Heights-Vineland, WA 7,062 111 1.0x
West Clarkston-Highland, WA 5,791 102 0.9x

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