Jackson, WY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
146
Jackson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
18 out of 18
In Wyoming
5,748 out of 6,399
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 146 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wyoming, Jackson has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than Wyoming's index of 101.

The standard of living in Jackson ranks as #5,752 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Wyoming. By definition, that implies Jackson ranks as the #655 most expensive place in the Equality State.

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Jackson Cost Of Living Vs. Wyoming

Living Expense Jackson Wyoming National Average
Overall 146 101 100
Services 106 103 100
Groceries 104 106 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 254 101 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 86 98 100
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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.

$652,100
Median Home Value
$1,427
Median Rent
$73,411
Median Income
Statistic Jackson Wyoming United States
Median Home Value $652,100 $220,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,427 $855 $1,062
Median Income $73,411 $64,049 $62,843
Home Value To Income 8.9x 3.4x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Jackson Services Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Shampoo $1.11 $1.01
Movie $11.3 $10.72
Bowling $14.28 $13.86

Detailed Jackson Groceries Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Ground Beef $3.99 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.5 $1.4
Milk $1.91 $1.96

Detailed Jackson Health Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Haircut $18.42 $17.49
Beauty Salon $35.04 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.42 $2.32

Detailed Jackson Transportation Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Potatoes $4.41 $3.18
Pizza $12.02 $10.39
Beer $8.54 $9.23
Optometrist $132.98 $106.34
Doctor $96.5 $115.25
Dentist $96.5 $98.38

Detailed Jackson Utilities Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Jackson Wyoming
Gasoline $2.6 $2.59
Tire Balancing $38.3 $48.9
All Electricity $131.71 $167.6
Phone $173.32 $163.42

Jackson SnackAbility

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

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