Steamboat Springs, CO Cost of Living


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Steamboat Springs cost of living score
138.4
More expensive
38.4% higher
than the US average
14.9% higher
than the Colorado average
Steamboat Springs, Colorado gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 138.4, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 38.4% higher than the U.S. average and 14.9% lower than the average for Colorado.

Steamboat Springs, CO

Housing costs in Steamboat Springs?
A typical home costs $1,040,500, which is 207.7% more expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 97.4% more expensive than the average Colorado home, at $527,200. Renting a two-bedroom unit in Steamboat Springs costs $1,970 per month, which is 37.8% more than the national average of $1,430 and 16.2% more than the state average of $1,650.

Can I afford Steamboat Springs?
To live comfortably in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, a minimum annual income of $199,440 for a family, and $60,000 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about Steamboat Springs?
Steamboat Springs, CO is an amazing place to live with plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities and beautiful views. The cost of living in Steamboat Springs is higher than the national average but is still relatively affordable when compared to other major cities. Goods and services are more expensive in Steamboat Springs, however housing costs have remained stable since 2015. Renting a one bedroom apartment in the city center can range from $1,000-$1,400 per month depending on size and amenities. Overall, Steamboat Springs offers a high quality of life at a reasonable cost of living.
   Cost of living score
     CategoriesSteamboat SpringsColoradoUnited States
  138.4120.5100.0
  105.1100.7100
  78.383.8100.0
  276.2167.5100.0
  $1,040,500$527,200$338,100
  97.4%98.4%100.0%
  67.9106.7100.0
  154.1120.4100.0

   100=National Average

   Average Rent by Bedroom Size
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Over 10 years ago

I moved here a year ago now and I love it. I've lived all over the East Coast to date the best all around place I've lived has been Asheville North Carolina albeit until  More

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Over 13 years ago

steamboat is an excellent example of small town living. help and support when you are in need. family, community, recreation. all here for enjoying. give to the  More

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Over 14 years ago

Hey, I lived in Steamboat breifly nice town. My brother lived there 15 years. The outdoors are awesome in that area. Hunting, skiing, kayaking, fishing, etc.. The  More

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