Richland, WA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
102
Richland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
33 out of 190
In Washington
3,422 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Richland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Richland, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Richland has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Richland has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Washington's index of 116.

The standard of living in Richland ranks as #3,423 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Richland ranks as the #2,983 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Richland Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Richland Washington National Average
Overall 102 116 100
Services 92 108 100
Groceries 101 108 100
Health 121 119 100
Housing 109 135 100
Transportation 114 116 100
Utilities 92 89 100
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Richland Cost of Living Vs. WA

Richland, 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.

$263,500
Median Home Value
$1,087
Median Rent
$77,686
Median Income
Statistic Richland Washington United States
Median Home Value $263,500 $339,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,087 $1,258 $1,062
Median Income $77,686 $73,775 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Richland Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Richland Washington
Shampoo $0.97 $1.01
Movie $9.3 $10.72
Bowling $19.2 $13.86

Detailed Richland Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Richland Washington
Ground Beef $3.67 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.44 $1.4
Milk $2.41 $1.96

Detailed Richland Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Richland Washington
Haircut $15.8 $17.49
Beauty Salon $37.8 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.16 $2.32

Detailed Richland Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Richland Washington
Potatoes $1.89 $3.18
Pizza $10.0 $10.39
Beer $9.67 $9.23
Optometrist $135.5 $106.34
Doctor $167.5 $115.25
Dentist $119.2 $98.38

Detailed Richland Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Richland Washington
Gasoline $2.86 $2.59
Tire Balancing $59.99 $48.9
All Electricity $145.52 $167.6
Phone $179.25 $163.42

Richland SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Richland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Richland
Kennewick, WA 81,479 97 1.0x
Pasco, WA 72,899 96 0.9x
Walla Walla, WA 32,793 96 0.9x
Hermiston, OR 17,423 92 0.9x
Pendleton, OR 16,733 92 0.9x
Sunnyside, WA 16,559 90 0.9x
West Richland, WA 14,495 101 1.0x
Grandview, WA 11,116 90 0.9x
Toppenish, WA 8,873 90 0.9x
Umatilla, OR 7,162 88 0.9x

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