According to the most recent data on the cost of living, River Falls has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Wisconsin, River Falls has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Wisconsin's index of 96.
The standard of living in River Falls ranks as #3524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Wisconsin. By definition, that implies River Falls ranks as the #2882 most expensive place in the Badger State.
|Living Expense||River Falls||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. River Falls||Woodbury, MN||68,686||120||1.2x||Cottage Grove, MN||36,221||111||1.1x||Oakdale, MN||28,018||108||1.0x||Hastings, MN||22,690||104||1.0x||Stillwater, MN||19,275||113||1.1x||Red Wing, MN||16,365||100||1.0x||Hudson, WI||13,650||110||1.1x||New Richmond, WI||8,890||100||1.0x||Lake Elmo, MN||8,794||127||1.2x||St. Paul Park, MN||5,372||103||1.0x|