Green River, WY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
Green River's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
10 out of 18
In Wyoming
3,027 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 Green River is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Green River, WY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Green River has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Green River ranks as #3,027 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wyoming. By definition, that implies Green River ranks as the #3,392 most expensive place in the Equality State.

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Green River Cost Of Living Vs. Wyoming

Living Expense Green River Wyoming National Average
Overall 99 100 100
Services 98 104 100
Groceries 88 101 100
Health 94 98 100
Housing 100 101 100
Transportation 107 88 100
Utilities 90 89 100
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Green River Cost of Living Vs. WY

Green River, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Green River Wyoming United States
Median Home Value $221,800 $228,000 $229,800
Median Rent $854 $853 $1,096
Median Income $80,871 $65,304 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Green River Services Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Green River Wyoming
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $10.61 $10.68
Bowling $13.17 $14.67

Detailed Green River Groceries Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Green River Wyoming
Ground Beef $4.0 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.15 $1.39
Milk $1.49 $2.05

Detailed Green River Health Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Green River Wyoming
Haircut $22.72 $18.62
Beauty Salon $31.68 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.14 $2.34

Detailed Green River Transportation Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Green River Wyoming
Potatoes $2.0 $3.29
Pizza $11.32 $10.62
Beer $9.29 $9.38
Optometrist $109.0 $108.57
Doctor $97.9 $116.17
Dentist $88.78 $99.13

Detailed Green River Utilities Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Green River Wyoming
Gasoline $2.46 $2.22
Tire Balancing $50.97 $50.07
All Electricity $132.9 $167.67
Phone $187.21 $175.64

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