Fond du Lac, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
90
Fond du Lac's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
36 out of 142
In Wisconsin
1,705 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 Fond du Lac is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fond du Lac, WI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fond du Lac has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wisconsin, Fond du Lac has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Wisconsin's index of 96.

The standard of living in Fond du Lac ranks as #1,706 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Fond du Lac ranks as the #4,700 most expensive place in the Badger State.

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Fond du Lac Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Fond du Lac Wisconsin National Average
Overall 90 96 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 112 113 100
Housing 68 88 100
Transportation 99 100 100
Utilities 101 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Wisconsin, check out:
Fond du Lac Cost of Living Vs. WI

Fond du Lac, WI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Wisconsin, 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.

$126,200
Median Home Value
$730
Median Rent
$52,724
Median Income
Statistic Fond du Lac Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $126,200 $180,600 $217,500
Median Rent $730 $856 $1,062
Median Income $52,724 $61,747 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Fond du Lac Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Fond du Lac Wisconsin
Shampoo $1.03 $1.01
Movie $8.88 $10.72
Bowling $9.0 $13.86

Detailed Fond du Lac Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Fond du Lac Wisconsin
Ground Beef $4.14 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.59 $1.4
Milk $2.02 $1.96

Detailed Fond du Lac Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Fond du Lac Wisconsin
Haircut $18.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $25.25 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.82 $2.32

Detailed Fond du Lac Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Fond du Lac Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.59 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $7.99 $9.23
Optometrist $90.25 $106.34
Doctor $189.0 $115.25
Dentist $89.4 $98.38

Detailed Fond du Lac Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Fond du Lac Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.66 $2.59
Tire Balancing $46.49 $48.9
All Electricity $174.55 $167.6
Phone $175.83 $163.42

Fond Du Lac SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fond du Lac

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fond du Lac
Menomonee Falls, WI 37,160 102 1.1x
Mequon, WI 24,144 120 1.3x
Oconomowoc, WI 16,698 102 1.1x
Port Washington, WI 11,761 96 1.1x
Richfield, WI 11,690 110 1.2x
Grafton, WI 11,646 98 1.1x
Cedarburg, WI 11,527 104 1.2x
Hartland, WI 9,268 106 1.2x
Sheboygan Falls, WI 7,893 92 1.0x
Jackson, WI 7,081 95 1.1x

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