Cicero, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
98
Cicero's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
148 out of 338
In Illinois
2,952 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 Cicero is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Cicero, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Cicero has an overall cost of living index of 98 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Cicero has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Cicero ranks as #2,953 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Cicero ranks as the #3,453 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Cicero Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Cicero Illinois National Average
Overall 98 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 76 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Cicero Cost of Living Vs. IL

Cicero, 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.

$165,100
Median Home Value
$940
Median Rent
$49,367
Median Income
Statistic Cicero Illinois United States
Median Home Value $165,100 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $940 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $49,367 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Cicero Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Cicero Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Cicero Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Cicero Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Cicero 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 Cicero Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Cicero SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Cicero

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Cicero
Chicago, IL 2,709,534 110 1.1x
Berwyn, IL 55,407 104 1.1x
Wheaton, IL 53,270 121 1.2x
Oak Park, IL 52,233 126 1.3x
Glenview, IL 47,416 145 1.5x
Elmhurst, IL 46,463 132 1.3x
Park Ridge, IL 37,457 132 1.3x
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,855 131 1.3x
Wilmette, IL 27,247 164 1.7x
Hinsdale, IL 17,710 190 1.9x

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