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Places With The Lowest Cost Of Living In Rhode Island 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score57
  • Central Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,366
49
  • Woonsocket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,272
  • What is not there to like about Rhode Island. Though the state may be small, there is a strong sense of community within the state. I was originally from New York City. 5 years ago I moved from the city
61
  • Pawtucket, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 71,389
  • My experiences with Pawtucket, Rhode Island have always revolved around visiting the small city in order to catch the Pawtucket Red Sox play ball. It was an economical way to watch some good sports
58
  • Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 178,851
  • I lived in the city of Providence, RI for four years. Providence has a unique culture that draws some of its best elements from being a seaside port, a historical landmark and Boston's southward
64
  • East Providence, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,260
  • I have been a career-oriented, constant mover. From apartments in mega-cities to cabins in the woods, "been there, done that". Living in East Providence was a very pleasant experience. Rhode Island is
67
  • Valley Falls, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,116
65
  • Warwick, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 81,881
  • Warwick, RI is a quaint city with a small town look and feel. When I visited it was due to a scheduling mix up and I flew into T.F. Green Airport. I had some time to kill so I decided to wander around
71
  • Cranston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 80,882
  • I spent four days in Cranston, RI when touring the state of Rhode Island. Cranston, RI may not be a big and bustling city however it is fun in its own aspect. Cranston, RI capitalizes on the small town
65
  • Tiverton, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,486
69
  • Cumberland Hill, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,014
64
  • Greenville, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,425
67
  • Westerly, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,632
76
  • Wakefield-Peacedale, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,904
72
  • Newport East, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,042
68
  • Kingston, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,891
66
  • Newport, RI
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,570

Finding an affordable place to live in Rhode Island is not always an easy task. While housing prices continue to rebound and general goods and services continue to rise, it feels like affordable living could be a thing of the past. Luckily, there are still some cities in Rhode Island that qualify as affordable. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of the most affordable places to live in Rhode Island. These cities have the lowest cost of living in all of Rhode Island.

Listed above are the most affordable places to live in Rhode Island with a population of more than 5,000 people. To calculate the most affordable cities in Rhode Island, the cost of living index for each city was calculated, then compared to the national average of 100. The cost of living index takes into account the following categories: goods and services, groceries, health care, housing, transportation and utilities.

To customize your list of affordable places to live in Rhode Island, you can adjust the filters to meet your needs. This will allow you to select the city size (population) as well as what other categories (amenities, crime, education, employment, housing and weather) might be important to you. Finally, you are also able to select your home or rental price range to ensure that the cities on your list fit your budget.