McFarland, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
109
McFarland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
126 out of 143
In Wisconsin
4,038 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 McFarland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in McFarland, WI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, McFarland has an overall cost of living index of 109 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wisconsin, McFarland has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Wisconsin's index of 97.

The standard of living in McFarland ranks as #4,039 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies McFarland ranks as the #2,380 most expensive place in the Badger State.

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McFarland Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense McFarland Wisconsin National Average
Overall 109 97 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 108 100 100
Health 125 111 100
Housing 122 87 100
Transportation 101 95 100
Utilities 98 98 100
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McFarland Cost of Living Vs. WI

McFarland, 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.

$260,800
Median Home Value
$1,185
Median Rent
$82,583
Median Income
Statistic McFarland Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $260,800 $189,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,185 $872 $1,096
Median Income $82,583 $63,293 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed McFarland Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item McFarland Wisconsin
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $10.98 $10.68
Bowling $22.33 $14.67

Detailed McFarland Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item McFarland Wisconsin
Ground Beef $4.41 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.61 $1.39
Milk $2.26 $2.05

Detailed McFarland Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item McFarland Wisconsin
Haircut $18.66 $18.62
Beauty Salon $48.44 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.36 $2.34

Detailed McFarland Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item McFarland Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.55 $3.29
Pizza $10.49 $10.62
Beer $8.27 $9.38
Optometrist $57.0 $108.57
Doctor $201.33 $116.17
Dentist $113.22 $99.13

Detailed McFarland Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item McFarland Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.18 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.17 $50.07
All Electricity $169.31 $167.67
Phone $179.44 $175.64

Mcfarland SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around McFarland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. McFarland
Madison, WI 258,366 109 1.0x
Sun Prairie, WI 33,954 108 1.0x
Fitchburg, WI 30,032 115 1.1x
Middleton, WI 19,764 118 1.1x
Waunakee, WI 13,903 119 1.1x
Verona, WI 13,215 116 1.1x
Stoughton, WI 13,146 101 0.9x
Oregon, WI 10,513 110 1.0x
DeForest, WI 10,473 104 1.0x
Monona, WI 8,141 110 1.0x

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