According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Monroe has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Wisconsin, Monroe has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Wisconsin's index of 97.
The standard of living in Monroe ranks as #2,601 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Monroe ranks as the #3,818 most expensive place in the Badger State.
|Living Expense||Monroe||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. Monroe|
|Sun Prairie, WI||33,954||108||1.1x|
|Mount Horeb, WI||7,494||110||1.1x|
|Cottage Grove, WI||7,086||115||1.2x|