Cheyenne, WY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
97
Cheyenne's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
7 out of 18
In Wyoming
2,747 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 Cheyenne is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Cheyenne, WY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Cheyenne has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wyoming, Cheyenne has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Wyoming's index of 100.

The standard of living in Cheyenne ranks as #2,747 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wyoming. By definition, that implies Cheyenne ranks as the #3,672 most expensive place in the Equality State.

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Cheyenne Cost Of Living Vs. Wyoming

Living Expense Cheyenne Wyoming National Average
Overall 97 100 100
Services 96 104 100
Groceries 107 101 100
Health 93 98 100
Housing 95 101 100
Transportation 87 88 100
Utilities 88 89 100
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Cheyenne Cost of Living Vs. WY

Cheyenne, WY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Wyoming, 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.

$229,100
Median Home Value
$882
Median Rent
$68,611
Median Income
Statistic Cheyenne Wyoming United States
Median Home Value $229,100 $228,000 $229,800
Median Rent $882 $853 $1,096
Median Income $68,611 $65,304 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Cheyenne Services Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Cheyenne Wyoming
Shampoo $1.17 $1.06
Movie $9.91 $10.68
Bowling $13.05 $14.67

Detailed Cheyenne Groceries Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Cheyenne Wyoming
Ground Beef $3.74 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.57 $1.39
Milk $2.45 $2.05

Detailed Cheyenne Health Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Cheyenne Wyoming
Haircut $21.11 $18.62
Beauty Salon $29.43 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.2 $2.34

Detailed Cheyenne Transportation Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Cheyenne Wyoming
Potatoes $4.26 $3.29
Pizza $11.48 $10.62
Beer $9.67 $9.38
Optometrist $137.99 $108.57
Doctor $105.98 $116.17
Dentist $87.0 $99.13

Detailed Cheyenne Utilities Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Cheyenne Wyoming
Gasoline $1.99 $2.22
Tire Balancing $39.04 $50.07
All Electricity $127.89 $167.67
Phone $180.97 $175.64

Cheyenne SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Cheyenne

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Cheyenne
Fort Collins, CO 166,069 113 1.2x
Laramie, WY 32,515 98 1.0x
Windsor, CO 23,679 115 1.2x
Wellington, CO 8,651 104 1.1x
Ranchettes, WY 6,384 119 1.2x

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