Rhinelander, WI Cost Of Living

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
86
Rhinelander's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
15 out of 143
In Wisconsin
938 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 Rhinelander is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Rhinelander, WI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rhinelander has an overall cost of living index of 86 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wisconsin, Rhinelander has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Wisconsin's index of 97.

The standard of living in Rhinelander ranks as #938 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Rhinelander ranks as the #5,481 most expensive place in the Badger State.

For more reading on life in Rhinelander, check out:

Rhinelander Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Rhinelander Wisconsin National Average
Overall 86 97 100
Services 91 97 100
Groceries 97 100 100
Health 121 111 100
Housing 59 87 100
Transportation 97 95 100
Utilities 85 98 100
For more reading on cost of living around Wisconsin, check out:
Rhinelander Cost of Living Vs. WI

Rhinelander, 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.

$89,100
Median Home Value
$775
Median Rent
$40,350
Median Income
Statistic Rhinelander Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $89,100 $189,200 $229,800
Median Rent $775 $872 $1,096
Median Income $40,350 $63,293 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.2x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Rhinelander Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Rhinelander Wisconsin
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $9.33 $10.68
Bowling $11.5 $14.67

Detailed Rhinelander Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Rhinelander Wisconsin
Ground Beef $4.4 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.65 $1.39
Milk $1.55 $2.05

Detailed Rhinelander Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Rhinelander Wisconsin
Haircut $18.75 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.91 $2.34

Detailed Rhinelander Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Rhinelander Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.45 $3.29
Pizza $10.57 $10.62
Beer $8.13 $9.38
Optometrist $139.0 $108.57
Doctor $194.57 $116.17
Dentist $95.94 $99.13

Detailed Rhinelander Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Rhinelander Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.26 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.73 $50.07
All Electricity $132.18 $167.67
Phone $179.44 $175.64

Rhinelander SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Rhinelander

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Rhinelander
Wausau, WI 38,685 87 1.0x
Merrill, WI 9,081 81 0.9x
Antigo, WI 7,779 79 0.9x

Articles About Wisconsin

Enjoy The Snack?