Beach Park, IL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
108
Beach Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
231 out of 338
In Illinois
3,954 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Beach Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Beach Park, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Beach Park has an overall cost of living index of 108 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Beach Park has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Beach Park ranks as #3,955 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Beach Park ranks as the #2,464 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Beach Park Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Beach Park Illinois National Average
Overall 108 98 100
Services 116 95 100
Groceries 109 97 100
Health 100 99 100
Housing 98 96 100
Transportation 116 105 100
Utilities 92 94 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Beach Park Cost of Living Vs. IL

Beach Park, IL Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Illinois, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$156,800
Median Home Value
$1,179
Median Rent
$71,250
Median Income
Statistic Beach Park Illinois United States
Median Home Value $156,800 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,179 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $71,250 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.2x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Beach Park Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Beach Park Illinois
Shampoo $1.06 $1.06
Movie $14.85 $10.68
Bowling $15.76 $14.67

Detailed Beach Park Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Beach Park Illinois
Ground Beef $4.87 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.99 $1.39
Milk $2.42 $2.05

Detailed Beach Park Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Beach Park Illinois
Haircut $27.76 $18.62
Beauty Salon $65.57 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.46 $2.34

Detailed Beach Park Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Beach Park Illinois
Potatoes $3.23 $3.29
Pizza $12.0 $10.62
Beer $8.61 $9.38
Optometrist $96.76 $108.57
Doctor $104.96 $116.17
Dentist $101.82 $99.13

Detailed Beach Park Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Beach Park Illinois
Gasoline $2.51 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.85 $50.07
All Electricity $131.89 $167.67
Phone $203.16 $175.64

Beach Park SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Beach Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Beach Park
Waukegan, IL 87,157 98 0.9x
Buffalo Grove, IL 40,804 121 1.1x
Gurnee, IL 30,519 117 1.1x
Highland Park, IL 29,596 152 1.4x
Vernon Hills, IL 26,396 126 1.2x
Zion, IL 23,677 88 0.8x
Pleasant Prairie, WI 20,969 101 0.9x
Libertyville, IL 20,300 134 1.2x
Deerfield, IL 19,030 150 1.4x
Lindenhurst, IL 14,317 113 1.0x

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