Countryside, IL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
110
Countryside's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
244 out of 338
In Illinois
4,134 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 Countryside is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Countryside, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Countryside has an overall cost of living index of 110 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Countryside ranks as #4,135 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Countryside ranks as the #2,271 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Countryside Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Countryside Illinois National Average
Overall 110 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 116 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Countryside Cost of Living Vs. IL

Countryside, 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.

$228,100
Median Home Value
$1,058
Median Rent
$60,833
Median Income
Statistic Countryside Illinois United States
Median Home Value $228,100 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,058 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $60,833 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.7x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Countryside Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Countryside Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Countryside Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Countryside Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Countryside 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 Countryside Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Countryside SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Countryside

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Countryside
Naperville, IL 147,501 128 1.2x
Wheaton, IL 53,270 121 1.1x
Elmhurst, IL 46,463 132 1.2x
Park Ridge, IL 37,457 132 1.2x
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,855 131 1.2x
Darien, IL 21,884 115 1.0x
Hinsdale, IL 17,710 190 1.7x
La Grange, IL 15,545 137 1.2x
Western Springs, IL 13,272 151 1.4x
Justice, IL 12,800 104 0.9x

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