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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Lake Havasu City, Arizona is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Lake Havasu City, Arizona is more expensive.

Overall, Lake Havasu City, Arizona cost of living is 97.50.

  COST OF LIVINGLake Havasu City, ArizonaUnited States
  Overall  98100
  Grocery  102.9100
  Health  99100
  Housing  99100
  Utilities  87100
  Transportation  98100
  Miscellaneous  94100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Lake Havasu Lacks World Class Economic Development
Lake Havasu has shown great resolve at staying mired in antiquated economic development strategies and not investing in their community with regard to making it a place... (read more)
Climate
For anyone wanting to escape the cold northern climates, Lake Havasu City represents the opposite extreme. Record low temps of 25-27 degrees F are rare with avg Jan... (read more)
Water in the desert
Famous international televised boat races, and desert off road vehicle races. Oval race track. Two multi-screen movie theaters. Beautiful free shady park with sand... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Move here ONLY if your retired!
I have been here for almost 9 years, and I don't think I have ever had to work harder in my life. I'm a contractor, and the work goes up and down like a roller coster.... (read more)
re: Lake Havasu City - 1/31/2011
Stan I loved reading your post!! Very informative. You answered questions I hadn't even thought of. I am curious to know if you still Like living in Havasu and is the... (read more)
re: Lake Havasu City - 1/31/2011
I lived In Lake Havasu City for almost 25 years, I hated it but didn't have a choice due to my husbands employment, and couldn't wait to get out. I left a couple years... (read more)
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