Carterville, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
93
Carterville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
112 out of 338
In Illinois
2,137 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 Carterville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Carterville, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Carterville has an overall cost of living index of 93 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Carterville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Carterville ranks as #2,137 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Carterville ranks as the #4,282 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Carterville Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Carterville Illinois National Average
Overall 93 98 100
Services 95 95 100
Groceries 95 97 100
Health 93 99 100
Housing 76 96 100
Transportation 96 105 100
Utilities 113 94 100
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Carterville Cost of Living Vs. IL

Carterville, 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.

$154,800
Median Home Value
$924
Median Rent
$58,362
Median Income
Statistic Carterville Illinois United States
Median Home Value $154,800 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $924 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $58,362 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Carterville Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Carterville Illinois
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $9.18 $10.68
Bowling $13.56 $14.67

Detailed Carterville Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Carterville Illinois
Ground Beef $4.5 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.27 $1.39
Milk $1.23 $2.05

Detailed Carterville Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Carterville Illinois
Haircut $21.03 $18.62
Beauty Salon $28.06 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.75 $2.34

Detailed Carterville Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Carterville Illinois
Potatoes $3.81 $3.29
Pizza $9.01 $10.62
Beer $8.73 $9.38
Optometrist $118.2 $108.57
Doctor $95.88 $116.17
Dentist $91.44 $99.13

Detailed Carterville Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Carterville Illinois
Gasoline $2.09 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.53 $50.07
All Electricity $208.57 $167.67
Phone $184.27 $175.64

Carterville SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Carterville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Carterville
Carbondale, IL 25,400 85 0.9x
Marion, IL 17,539 86 0.9x
Herrin, IL 12,806 81 0.9x
Murphysboro, IL 7,727 78 0.8x
West Frankfort, IL 7,597 80 0.9x
Benton, IL 6,977 83 0.9x
Du Quoin, IL 5,723 77 0.8x

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