Pueblo, CO Cost of Living

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Pueblo cost of living score
Less expensive
9.7% lower
than the US average
25.1% lower
than the Colorado average
Pueblo, Colorado gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 90.3, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 9.7% lower than the U.S. average and 25.1% lower than the average for Colorado.

Pueblo, CO

Housing costs in Pueblo?
A typical home costs $285,300, which is 15.6% less expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 45.9% less expensive than the average Colorado home, at $527,200. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Pueblo costs $1,130 per month, which is 21.0% cheaper than the national average of $1,430 and 46.0% cheaper than the state average of $1,650.

Can I afford Pueblo?
To live comfortably in Pueblo, Colorado, a minimum annual income of $54,720 for a family, and $34,400 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about Pueblo?
Pueblo is a great option for those looking for cost-effective housing options throughout Colorado with median house value hovering around $150K and rental costs typically remaining close that same amount - both notably more reasonable than neighboring cities located within Denver's metropolitan area. Grocery items similar hover just under US averages but remain largely consistent throughout the state given its 7% sales tax rate.
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I retired to Pueblo almost eight years ago and have had no regrets. My primary reason for coming here was that it was one of the cheapest places to live west of the  More

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I was tired of reading all the negative reviews. I moved to Pueblo in 2008 to attend college.I have visited 49 of 50 states and spent extensive time in  More

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I was born and raised in Pueblo, lived here for the first 27 years of my life. This place did not used to be this crappy. It has gone downhill so much. There are  More

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