Cost of Living in Fort Carson, Colorado

17%
lower than national avg.
67%
Housing
26%
Utilities
3%
Groceries
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Fort Carson, Colorado's cost of living is 17% lower than the national average. The cost of living in any area can vary based on factors such as your career, its average salary and the real estate market of that area. PayScale's Cost of Living Calculator can help you find out more about how your individual needs will factor in when beginning your research to figure out how much it would cost you to relocate.

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Cost of Living in Fort Carson, Colorado by Expense Category

Housing, Utilities & Transportation
Fort Carson's housing expenses are 67% lower than the national average and the utility prices are 26% lower than the national average. Transportation expenses like bus fares and gas prices are 3% lower than the national average.
Median Home Price
$113,031
Median Rent
$354.08 / month
Energy Bill
$123.57 / month
Phone Bill
$131.72 / month
Gas
$2.54 / gallon
Food & Grocery
Fort Carson has grocery prices that are 3% lower than the national average.
Loaf of Bread
$3.23
Gallon of Milk
$1.88
Carton of Eggs
$1.76
Bunch of Bananas
$3.26
Hamburger
$4.12
Healthcare
Healthcare in Fort Carson is 2% higher than the national average.
Doctor's Visit
$113.03
Dentist Visit
$97.11
Optometrist Visit
$105.92
Rx Drug
$450.26
Veterinary Visit
$48.54