Sequim, WA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
111
Sequim's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
56 out of 190
In Washington
4,210 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 Sequim is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Sequim, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Sequim has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Sequim has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Washington's index of 116.

The standard of living in Sequim ranks as #4,212 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Sequim ranks as the #2,195 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Sequim Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Sequim Washington National Average
Overall 111 116 100
Services 123 108 100
Groceries 121 108 100
Health 117 119 100
Housing 104 135 100
Transportation 103 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100
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Sequim Cost of Living Vs. WA

Sequim, 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.

$238,500
Median Home Value
$970
Median Rent
$40,155
Median Income
Statistic Sequim Washington United States
Median Home Value $238,500 $339,000 $217,500
Median Rent $970 $1,258 $1,062
Median Income $40,155 $73,775 $62,843
Home Value To Income 5.9x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.29x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Sequim Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Sequim Washington
Shampoo $1.55 $1.01
Movie $11.51 $10.72
Bowling $15.0 $13.86

Detailed Sequim Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Sequim Washington
Ground Beef $4.07 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.74 $1.4
Milk $1.94 $1.96

Detailed Sequim Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Sequim Washington
Haircut $19.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $42.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.74 $2.32

Detailed Sequim Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Sequim Washington
Potatoes $3.12 $3.18
Pizza $13.59 $10.39
Beer $10.37 $9.23
Optometrist $173.16 $106.34
Doctor $137.0 $115.25
Dentist $115.0 $98.38

Detailed Sequim Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Sequim Washington
Gasoline $3.09 $2.59
Tire Balancing $39.16 $48.9
All Electricity $114.87 $167.6
Phone $189.87 $163.42

Sequim SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Sequim

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Sequim
Bremerton, WA 40,631 120 1.1x
Mount Vernon, WA 35,026 112 1.0x
Bainbridge Island, WA 24,486 167 1.5x
Port Angeles, WA 19,832 109 1.0x
Port Orchard, WA 14,062 130 1.2x
Poulsbo, WA 10,602 133 1.2x
Snohomish, WA 9,976 133 1.2x
Port Townsend, WA 9,551 122 1.1x
Burlington, WA 8,881 110 1.0x
Bangor Base, WA 6,506 134 1.2x

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