Cost of Living in Fountain, CO

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1939
$4479
🛋️ Without rent
$726
$2366
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1213
$2113
🍽️ Food
$531
$1382
🚐 Transport
$55.9
$150
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$3754
😀 Quality of life
64
🏙️ Population
29.8K

The average cost of living in Fountain is $1939, which is in the top 15% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 1415th out of 9294 in our global list, 1295th out of 2202 in the United States, and 22nd out of 28 in Colorado.

The median after-tax salary is $3754, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.9 months. Ranked 4379th (TOP 47%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 1584th best city to live in the United States, and 25th most liveable city in Colorado. With an estimated population of 29.8K, Fountain is the 1501st largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 5 km Butts AAF (Fort Carson) Air Field
😷 Air quality Excellent 9.1 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 930 University of Colorado Colorado Springs
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Prices in Fountain

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$15.2
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$59.5
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.24
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.96
 Cappuccino
$4.32
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.96
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1246
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$987
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$2234
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1792
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$107
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$166
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$67.1
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
5.07%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4459
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2535
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$2.22
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$57.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$16.8
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.25
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.93
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.73
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.88
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.12
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$11.1
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$13.3
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.57
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.69
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.95
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.11
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.47
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.37
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.21
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$12.3
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.86
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.41
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.35
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.65
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.89
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.2
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$11.4
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$110
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.8
👖 Brand Jeans
$44
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.4
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$957
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13200

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