Menomonie, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
93
Menomonie's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
58 out of 143
In Wisconsin
2,137 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 Menomonie is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Menomonie, WI?

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.

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Menomonie Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Menomonie Wisconsin National Average
Overall 93 97 100
Services 103 97 100
Groceries 94 100 100
Health 109 111 100
Housing 73 87 100
Transportation 100 95 100
Utilities 107 98 100
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Menomonie Cost of Living Vs. WI

Menomonie, 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.

$152,200
Median Home Value
$802
Median Rent
$43,789
Median Income
Statistic Menomonie Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $152,200 $189,200 $229,800
Median Rent $802 $872 $1,096
Median Income $43,789 $63,293 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Menomonie Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Menomonie Wisconsin
Shampoo $1.15 $1.06
Movie $8.13 $10.68
Bowling $14.67 $14.67

Detailed Menomonie Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Menomonie Wisconsin
Ground Beef $3.82 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.73 $1.39
Milk $1.75 $2.05

Detailed Menomonie Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Menomonie Wisconsin
Haircut $18.29 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.11 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.71 $2.34

Detailed Menomonie Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Menomonie Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.42 $3.29
Pizza $12.22 $10.62
Beer $8.33 $9.38
Optometrist $117.84 $108.57
Doctor $170.77 $116.17
Dentist $96.35 $99.13

Detailed Menomonie Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Menomonie Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.16 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.15 $50.07
All Electricity $187.42 $167.67
Phone $179.44 $175.64

Menomonie SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Menomonie

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Menomonie
Woodbury, MN 71,298 122 1.3x
Cottage Grove, MN 37,120 111 1.2x
Hastings, MN 22,796 104 1.1x
Stillwater, MN 19,471 113 1.2x
River Falls, WI 15,870 101 1.1x
Hudson, WI 13,912 108 1.2x
New Richmond, WI 9,212 97 1.0x
Lake Elmo, MN 9,071 125 1.3x
Altoona, WI 7,769 96 1.0x
Lake Hallie, WI 6,710 98 1.1x

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