Milton, WI Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Milton, WI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Milton has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Wisconsin, Milton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Wisconsin's index of 96.

The standard of living in Milton ranks as #2652 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies Milton ranks as the #3754 most expensive place in the Badger State.

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Milton Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Milton Wisconsin National Average
Overall 96 96 100
Services 106 98 100
Groceries 106 97 100
Health 123 113 100
Housing 74 88 100
Transportation 104 100 100
Utilities 100 97 100
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Milton, WI Housing Cost Breakdown

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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Milton Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $141,500 $173,600 $204,900
Median Rent $776 $837 $1,023
Median Income $61,753 $59,209 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.9x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.17x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Milton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Milton
Janesville, WI 64,128 90 0.9x
Beloit, WI 36,813 84 0.9x
Whitewater, WI 14,766 99 1.0x
Stoughton, WI 13,080 103 1.1x
Fort Atkinson, WI 12,429 98 1.0x
Delavan, WI 8,338 91 0.9x
Jefferson, WI 7,964 98 1.0x
Edgerton, WI 5,522 96 1.0x

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