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Fairchild AFB  In-depth Overview

Main Contact Info


  • United States Air Force

    7 W. Arnold St.

    Bldg 2040

    Fairchild AFB, WA 99011

    COMM phone number for Fairchild AFB Installation Information


    EMAILEmail:,P5_MSG_TYPE,P5_EID:MilitaryINSTALLATIONS,Installation Address,86099
    Mon - Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sat - Sun: Closed Holidays - Family Days: Closed

Cost of Living

Spokane’s cost of living:

An overview of the general cost of living index for Spokane, WA is displayed above for your reference. Residents in Spokane, WA enjoy a cost of living index of 94. This index is 19% lower than the Washington average, and 6% lower than the national average. The following categories are used when determining the cost of living index for any given city: health care (5%), transportation (9%), utilities (10%), groceries (13%), housing (30%), and goods/services (33%). Clearly, housing and goods/services make up the majority of the formula for calculating the cost of living index. Because of this, the general cost of living for any given area can be estimated by looking at the cost of everyday goods in that area. For those living in Spokane, WA, the average cost of goods and services is 8% lower than it is in Washington, and it is 2% lower than the national average.

Spokane retail tax:

Spokane current retail sales tax is 8.8%