Want to know the fiscal realities of living in Fort Collins, Colorado?

If you’re comparing programs in different cities across the country and want to know the fiscal realities of living in Fort Collins, Colorado, we’ve prepared a 2018 Cost of Living Index showing the cost-of-living indices of major cities across the country and how they compare to Fort Collins.

The websites below provide further information to help you make an informed decision when comparing your options.

Smart Asset (calculator showing cost of living comparisons, including tax, housing, and food)
https://smartasset.com/mortgage/cost-of-living-calculator

Compare Rents in U.S. Cities and Counties (shows median monthly rent estimates for studio, 1BR, 2BR, 3BR)
http://www.rentingbycity.com/compare-rent-input.php

Expatistan (shows city comparisons for food, housing, clothes, transportation, entertainment and personal care)
https://www.expatistan.com/cost-of-living/comparison/

Moving.com (shows demographics, income, jobs, ethnicity, and residential data for U.S. cities)
https://www.moving.com/real-estate/compare-cities/

Grad Sense (graduate student budget calculator)
http://gradsense.org/gradsense/budget-calculator

Colorado State University Off-campus Life Resources (housing options, rental search & much more!)
http://ocl.colostate.edu/

CNBC Most Expensive Placed to Live in America (July 2018)
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/28/these-are-americas-most-expensive-states-to-live-in-for-2018.html

 

You may also be interested to know the proximity of attractions to the CSU campus (there are many!)

Fort Collins is an amazing location with various activities within 30 minutes of campus.

Restaurants
https://www.visitftcollins.com/restaurants/near-csu/

Arts & Entertainment
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/arts-entertainment/

Water Activities
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/water-activities/

Parks & Open Space
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/parks-open-spaces/

Outdoors
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/outdoors/

Winter Activities
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/winter-activities/

Shopping
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/shopping/

Family Fun
https://www.visitftcollins.com/things-to-do/family-fun/