Cost of Living in Grand Junction, CO

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1690
$4562
🛋️ Without rent
$779
$2503
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$911
$2059
🍽️ Food
$581
$1508
🚐 Transport
$59.8
$162
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2231
😀 Quality of life
54
🏙️ Population
65.6K

The average cost of living in Grand Junction is $1690, which is in the top 24% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2223rd out of 9294 in our global list, 1909th out of 2202 in the United States, and 25th out of 28 in Colorado.

The median after-tax salary is $2231, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.3 months. Ranked 5878th (TOP 63%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 2157th best city to live in the United States, and 28th most liveable city in Colorado. With an estimated population of 65.6K, Grand Junction is the 622nd largest city in the United States.

✈️ Closest airport 7 km Grand Junction Regional Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 7.6 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 2779 Colorado Mesa University
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Prices in Grand Junction

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$11.9
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$60
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$8.82
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$4.03
 Cappuccino
$4.03
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$2.32
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$909
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$748
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1792
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1912
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$73.5
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$114
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$57.2
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
4.6%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5228
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$5022
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.25
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$56.6
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$20.7
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.28
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.84
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$3.72
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.92
🥚 Eggs, x12
$5.5
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$15
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$17.5
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$12.2
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.2
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.07
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.1
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.24
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.03
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.6
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.06
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$15.9
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.92
🚬 Cigarette pack
$8.08
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$8.41
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$4.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$3.64
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.91
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$34.9
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$10.2
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$109
💇 Haircut, simple
$16.7
👖 Brand Jeans
$56.6
👟 Brand Sneakers
$75.1
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$956
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$13146

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