Berwyn, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
104
Berwyn's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
199 out of 338
In Illinois
3,612 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Berwyn is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Berwyn, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Berwyn has an overall cost of living index of 104 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Berwyn ranks as #3,613 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Berwyn ranks as the #2,794 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Berwyn Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Berwyn Illinois National Average
Overall 104 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 96 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
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Berwyn Cost of Living Vs. IL

Berwyn, 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.

$211,700
Median Home Value
$969
Median Rent
$62,758
Median Income
Statistic Berwyn Illinois United States
Median Home Value $211,700 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $969 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $62,758 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Berwyn Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Berwyn Illinois
Shampoo $0.92 $1.01
Movie $14.86 $10.72
Bowling $19.0 $13.86

Detailed Berwyn Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Berwyn Illinois
Ground Beef $4.07 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.74 $1.4
Milk $2.09 $1.96

Detailed Berwyn Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Berwyn Illinois
Haircut $22.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $69.77 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.69 $2.32

Detailed Berwyn Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Berwyn Illinois
Potatoes $3.74 $3.18
Pizza $10.0 $10.39
Beer $8.14 $9.23
Optometrist $97.0 $106.34
Doctor $105.0 $115.25
Dentist $102.0 $98.38

Detailed Berwyn Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Berwyn Illinois
Gasoline $3.42 $2.59
Tire Balancing $57.0 $48.9
All Electricity $131.81 $167.6
Phone $200.46 $163.42

Berwyn SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Berwyn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Berwyn
Cicero, IL 82,330 98 0.9x
Wheaton, IL 53,270 121 1.2x
Oak Park, IL 52,233 126 1.2x
Glenview, IL 47,416 145 1.4x
Elmhurst, IL 46,463 132 1.3x
Park Ridge, IL 37,457 132 1.3x
Northbrook, IL 33,343 153 1.5x
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,855 131 1.3x
Wilmette, IL 27,247 164 1.6x
Brookfield, IL 18,735 110 1.1x

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