According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lake Mills has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Wisconsin, Lake Mills has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Wisconsin's index of 96.
The standard of living in Lake Mills ranks as #3423 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Lake Mills ranks as the #2983 most expensive place in the Badger State.
|Living Expense||Lake Mills||Wisconsin||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Wisconsin, 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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Lake Mills||Sun Prairie, WI||32,757||107||1.0x||Watertown, WI||23,677||98||1.0x||Whitewater, WI||14,766||99||1.0x||Stoughton, WI||13,080||103||1.0x||Fort Atkinson, WI||12,429||98||1.0x||McFarland, WI||8,492||111||1.1x||Jefferson, WI||7,964||98||1.0x||Cottage Grove, WI||6,904||113||1.1x||Edgerton, WI||5,522||96||0.9x|