Wapato, WA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
89
Wapato's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
2 out of 190
In Washington
1,523 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 Wapato is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wapato, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wapato has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Wapato has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than Washington's index of 116.

The standard of living in Wapato ranks as #1,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Wapato ranks as the #4,883 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Wapato Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Wapato Washington National Average
Overall 89 116 100
Services 102 108 100
Groceries 99 108 100
Health 111 119 100
Housing 64 135 100
Transportation 109 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100
For more reading on cost of living around Washington, check out:
Wapato Cost of Living Vs. WA

Wapato, 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.

$112,400
Median Home Value
$687
Median Rent
$40,772
Median Income
Statistic Wapato Washington United States
Median Home Value $112,400 $339,000 $217,500
Median Rent $687 $1,258 $1,062
Median Income $40,772 $73,775 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Wapato Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Wapato Washington
Shampoo $1.11 $1.01
Movie $11.5 $10.72
Bowling $16.0 $13.86

Detailed Wapato Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Wapato Washington
Ground Beef $3.89 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.38 $1.4
Milk $1.76 $1.96

Detailed Wapato Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Wapato Washington
Haircut $17.32 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.75 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.65 $2.32

Detailed Wapato Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Wapato Washington
Potatoes $3.36 $3.18
Pizza $10.81 $10.39
Beer $9.46 $9.23
Optometrist $142.67 $106.34
Doctor $121.75 $115.25
Dentist $114.33 $98.38

Detailed Wapato Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Wapato Washington
Gasoline $3.03 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.33 $48.9
All Electricity $115.84 $167.6
Phone $191.85 $163.42

Wapato SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
1
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wapato

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wapato
Yakima, WA 93,413 96 1.1x
Toppenish, WA 8,873 90 1.0x
Terrace Heights, WA 8,507 101 1.1x
Selah, WA 7,856 102 1.1x
Union Gap, WA 6,163 89 1.0x

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