Rifle, CO Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
106
Rifle's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Rifle is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Rifle, CO?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rifle has an overall cost of living index of 106 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Colorado, Rifle has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Colorado's index of 110.

The standard of living in Rifle ranks as #3791 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Colorado. By definition, that implies Rifle ranks as the #2616 most expensive place in the Centennial State.

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Rifle Cost Of Living Vs. Colorado

Living Expense Rifle Colorado National Average
Overall 106 110 100
Services 109 103 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 114 104 100
Housing 110 134 100
Transportation 105 102 100
Utilities 84 86 100
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Rifle Cost of Living Vs. CO

Rifle, CO Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Colorado, 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.

$231,800
Median Home Value
$969
Median Rent
$64,832
Median Income
Statistic Rifle Colorado United States
Median Home Value $231,800 $313,600 $204,900
Median Rent $969 $1,196 $1,023
Median Income $64,832 $68,811 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.6x 4.6x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.21x 0.2x

Rifle SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Rifle

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Rifle
Clifton, CO 20,572 91 0.9x
Glenwood Springs, CO 9,894 121 1.1x
Fruitvale, CO 8,021 101 1.0x
Gypsum, CO 7,079 118 1.1x
Carbondale, CO 6,712 137 1.3x

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