Riverton, WY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
94
Riverton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
3 out of 18
In Wyoming
2,290 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 Riverton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Riverton, WY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Riverton has an overall cost of living index of 94 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wyoming, Riverton has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Wyoming's index of 100.

The standard of living in Riverton ranks as #2,290 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Wyoming. By definition, that implies Riverton ranks as the #4,129 most expensive place in the Equality State.

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Riverton Cost Of Living Vs. Wyoming

Living Expense Riverton Wyoming National Average
Overall 94 100 100
Services 107 104 100
Groceries 102 101 100
Health 103 98 100
Housing 83 101 100
Transportation 87 88 100
Utilities 89 89 100
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Riverton Cost of Living Vs. WY

Riverton, 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.

$156,700
Median Home Value
$760
Median Rent
$50,408
Median Income
Statistic Riverton Wyoming United States
Median Home Value $156,700 $228,000 $229,800
Median Rent $760 $853 $1,096
Median Income $50,408 $65,304 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.1x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Riverton Services Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Riverton Wyoming
Shampoo $0.93 $1.06
Movie $10.49 $10.68
Bowling $13.56 $14.67

Detailed Riverton Groceries Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Riverton Wyoming
Ground Beef $4.92 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.06 $1.39
Milk $2.31 $2.05

Detailed Riverton Health Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Riverton Wyoming
Haircut $17.19 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.16 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.3 $2.34

Detailed Riverton Transportation Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Riverton Wyoming
Potatoes $3.93 $3.29
Pizza $10.82 $10.62
Beer $9.58 $9.38
Optometrist $162.6 $108.57
Doctor $104.4 $116.17
Dentist $97.4 $99.13

Detailed Riverton Utilities Costs Vs. Wyoming

Item Riverton Wyoming
Gasoline $1.89 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.18 $50.07
All Electricity $133.84 $167.67
Phone $179.47 $175.64

Riverton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

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