Here Are The 9 Cheapest Yet Great Places To Live In Rhode Island

The cost of living in the Ocean State is higher than the national average. But when it comes to dollars and sense, there are still affordable places to live. Whether you are a life-long resident looking to lower your monthly expenses or a newcomer looking to settle in, you don’t have to spend your entire fortune to live in Little Rhody.

We’ve looked at the numbers and highlighted the most affordable places that have a livability index of 60 or more. The livability index takes into account factors like education, crime, amenities, employment opportunities, and housing along with the cost of living. The result is this list of the cheapest yet still great places to live in Rhode Island.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Were you surprised by the cheapest places to live in Rhode Island? Did your hometown make the list? For more information about how the data was collected and how the livability statistics were calculated, click here.