Why Greater Grand Rapids
Cost of Living
Get More for Less in Greater Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids, Michigan is known as one of the most affordable cities in America. Coming in below national averages for the cost of living index in several categories, residents and businesses alike can enjoy affordability without a sacrifice in quality.
Grand Rapids Cost of Living Index
Cost of Living scores and indexes are a means of comparing the overall price of goods and services between different cities throughout the United States. The national average for all Cost of Living Index categories is 100.
How does Grand Rapids compare?
The quarterly Cost of Living Index below provides a useful and reasonably accurate way to compare cost of living differences between urban areas weighted by different categories of consumer expenditures for mid-management households.