West Valley City, UT Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
99
West Valley City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
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 West Valley City is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in West Valley City, UT?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, West Valley City has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Utah, West Valley City has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Utah's index of 103.

The standard of living in West Valley City ranks as #3078 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Utah. By definition, that implies West Valley City ranks as the #3329 most expensive place in the Beehive State.

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West Valley City Cost Of Living Vs. Utah

Living Expense West Valley City Utah National Average
Overall 99 103 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 103 99 100
Health 104 93 100
Housing 96 114 100
Transportation 108 104 100
Utilities 90 93 100
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West Valley City Cost of Living Vs. UT

West Valley City, UT Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Utah, 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.

$199,500
Median Home Value
$1,079
Median Rent
$63,200
Median Income
Statistic West Valley City Utah United States
Median Home Value $199,500 $256,700 $204,900
Median Rent $1,079 $988 $1,023
Median Income $63,200 $68,374 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.17x 0.2x

West Valley City SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
4
Commute
8

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