Jackson, WY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
148
Jackson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
18 out of 18
In Wyoming
5,800 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 Jackson is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Jackson, WY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Jackson has an overall cost of living index of 148 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wyoming, Jackson has a cost of living index that's 1.5x higher than Wyoming's index of 100.

The standard of living in Jackson ranks as #5,803 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wyoming. By definition, that implies Jackson ranks as the #615 most expensive place in the Equality State.

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Jackson Cost Of Living Vs. Wyoming

Living Expense Jackson Wyoming National Average
Overall 148 100 100
Services 102 104 100
Groceries 102 101 100
Health 97 98 100
Housing 252 101 100
Transportation 95 88 100
Utilities 90 89 100
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Jackson Cost of Living Vs. WY

Jackson, 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.

$702,700
Median Home Value
$1,509
Median Rent
$76,518
Median Income
Statistic Jackson Wyoming United States
Median Home Value $702,700 $228,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,509 $853 $1,096
Median Income $76,518 $65,304 $64,994
Home Value To Income 9.2x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Jackson Services Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Shampoo $0.93 $1.06
Movie $11.29 $10.68
Bowling $15.74 $14.67

Detailed Jackson Groceries Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Ground Beef $4.85 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.4 $1.39
Milk $2.33 $2.05

Detailed Jackson Health Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Haircut $25.25 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.69 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.8 $2.34

Detailed Jackson Transportation Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Potatoes $3.39 $3.29
Pizza $11.02 $10.62
Beer $8.69 $9.38
Optometrist $132.98 $108.57
Doctor $96.5 $116.17
Dentist $96.5 $99.13

Detailed Jackson Utilities Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Gasoline $2.2 $2.22
Tire Balancing $38.47 $50.07
All Electricity $136.2 $167.67
Phone $176.16 $175.64

Jackson SnackAbility

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

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