Milton, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
96
Milton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
77 out of 142
In Wisconsin
2,651 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 Milton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Milton, WI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Milton has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wisconsin, Milton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Wisconsin's index of 96.

The standard of living in Milton ranks as #2,652 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Milton ranks as the #3,754 most expensive place in the Badger State.

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Milton Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Milton Wisconsin National Average
Overall 96 96 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 106 97 100
Health 123 113 100
Housing 74 88 100
Transportation 104 100 100
Utilities 100 97 100
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Milton Cost of Living Vs. WI

Milton, 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.

$149,800
Median Home Value
$787
Median Rent
$67,523
Median Income
Statistic Milton Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $149,800 $180,600 $217,500
Median Rent $787 $856 $1,062
Median Income $67,523 $61,747 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.2x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Milton Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Milton Wisconsin
Shampoo $1.02 $1.01
Movie $11.47 $10.72
Bowling $22.33 $13.86

Detailed Milton Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Milton Wisconsin
Ground Beef $3.79 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.4
Milk $2.16 $1.96

Detailed Milton Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Milton Wisconsin
Haircut $17.67 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.67 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.32 $2.32

Detailed Milton Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Milton Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.82 $3.18
Pizza $9.83 $10.39
Beer $8.24 $9.23
Optometrist $61.0 $106.34
Doctor $196.0 $115.25
Dentist $112.33 $98.38

Detailed Milton Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Milton Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.67 $2.59
Tire Balancing $52.67 $48.9
All Electricity $172.59 $167.6
Phone $175.83 $163.42

Milton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
3
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Milton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Milton
Janesville, WI 64,245 90 0.9x
Beloit, WI 36,836 84 0.9x
Whitewater, WI 14,722 99 1.0x
Stoughton, WI 13,097 103 1.1x
Fort Atkinson, WI 12,443 98 1.0x
Delavan, WI 8,303 91 0.9x
Jefferson, WI 7,991 98 1.0x
Edgerton, WI 5,550 96 1.0x

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