Twin Falls, ID Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
87
Twin Falls's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Twin Falls is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Twin Falls, ID?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Twin Falls has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Idaho, Twin Falls has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Idaho's index of 94.

The standard of living in Twin Falls ranks as #1128 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Idaho. By definition, that implies Twin Falls ranks as the #5279 most expensive place in the Gem State.

Twin Falls Cost Of Living Vs. Idaho

Living Expense Twin Falls Idaho National Average
Overall 87 94 100
Services 92 99 100
Groceries 90 93 100
Health 91 96 100
Housing 78 88 100
Transportation 103 108 100
Utilities 82 82 100
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Twin Falls Cost of Living Vs. ID

Twin Falls, ID Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Idaho, 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.

$154,000
Median Home Value
$793
Median Rent
$48,876
Median Income
Statistic Twin Falls Idaho United States
Median Home Value $154,000 $192,300 $204,900
Median Rent $793 $825 $1,023
Median Income $48,876 $53,089 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.6x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.19x 0.2x

Twin Falls SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Twin Falls

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Twin Falls
Jerome, ID 11,503 84 1.0x
Burley, ID 10,373 82 0.9x
Rupert, ID 5,782 80 0.9x

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