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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 Sparks, Nevada is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Sparks, Nevada is more expensive.

Overall, Sparks, Nevada cost of living is 102.60.

  COST OF LIVINGSparks, NevadaUnited States
  Overall  103100
  Grocery  100.4100
  Health  101100
  Housing  113100
  Utilities  80100
  Transportation  108100
  Miscellaneous  91100

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  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Weather here is great!
Do not listen to the Californian. Sparks has all 4 seasons. It does snow here but the snow is very wet and melts quickly and it does not snow six months out of the year.... (read more)
Acclimate to the Climate
Moving here from Atlanta has been a tough transition. Never thought I'd miss humidity, but we sure do. Also, if you like rain, this isn't the place for you. People... (read more)
Climate
The climate here in Northern Nevada is great if you love the cold. It snows about 6 months out of the year here. But I'm from Central California and the heat there is... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
What do I think about living in sparks, Nevada
LOVE it! Fifth generation Reno/Sparks native. Paternal great grandparents born and raised in Reno. Sparks has an old fashioned home town feeling. I love Sparks! Great... (read more)
Lobo's Life
I stumbled into a small, inexpensive community called Rainbow Bend in Storey County, Nevada on the Truckee River just across from Sparks. The homes are small & modest,... (read more)
Weather here is great!
Do not listen to the Californian. Sparks has all 4 seasons. It does snow here but the snow is very wet and melts quickly and it does not snow six months out of the year.... (read more)
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