According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Menomonie has an overall cost of living index of 93 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Wisconsin, Menomonie has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Wisconsin's index of 97.
The standard of living in Menomonie ranks as #2,137 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Menomonie ranks as the #4,282 most expensive place in the Badger State.
|Living Expense||Menomonie||Wisconsin||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Menomonie|
|Cottage Grove, MN||37,120||111||1.2x|
|River Falls, WI||15,870||101||1.1x|
|New Richmond, WI||9,212||97||1.0x|
|Lake Elmo, MN||9,071||125||1.3x|
|Lake Hallie, WI||6,710||98||1.1x|