Cost of Living

Living Costs

wdt_ID Area Detached Attached Apartment
1 Chilliwack $1,065,740 $752,128 $456,149
2 Fraser Valley $1,787,488 $967,610 $599,600
3 Greater Vancouver $2,118,600 $1,138,300 $835,500

Source:
Chilliwack and District Real Estate Board
Fraser Valley Real Estate Board
Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver
March 2022

The cost of living in Chilliwack is lower than Vancouver, primarily due to lower land values. The average cost of a single-family detached home in Chilliwack is $1,065,740.

Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings in Chilliwack is $2,182. For rented dwellings, the average monthly cost is $1,300 for a one-bedroom.

Consumer Price Index

wdt_ID City CPI
1 British Columbia 143.0
2 Vancouver, BC 145.3
3 Calgary, AB 156.5
4 Toronto, ON 150.8
5 Seattle, WA 282.7
6 New York, NY 282.9
7 Los Angeles, CA 278.6