Elburn, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
112
Elburn's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
255 out of 338
In Illinois
4,296 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 Elburn is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Elburn, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Elburn has an overall cost of living index of 112 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Elburn ranks as #4,298 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Elburn ranks as the #2,121 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Elburn Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Elburn Illinois National Average
Overall 112 98 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 111 99 100
Housing 141 96 100
Transportation 108 105 100
Utilities 89 94 100
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Elburn Cost of Living Vs. IL

Elburn, 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.

$276,600
Median Home Value
$1,422
Median Rent
$95,717
Median Income
Statistic Elburn Illinois United States
Median Home Value $276,600 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,422 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $95,717 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Elburn Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Elburn Illinois
Shampoo $1.08 $1.06
Movie $10.54 $10.68
Bowling $15.5 $14.67

Detailed Elburn Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Elburn Illinois
Ground Beef $4.97 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.29 $1.39
Milk $1.69 $2.05

Detailed Elburn Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Elburn Illinois
Haircut $20.12 $18.62
Beauty Salon $37.89 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.73 $2.34

Detailed Elburn Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Elburn Illinois
Potatoes $3.81 $3.29
Pizza $10.98 $10.62
Beer $8.53 $9.38
Optometrist $107.11 $108.57
Doctor $157.4 $116.17
Dentist $103.57 $99.13

Detailed Elburn Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Elburn Illinois
Gasoline $2.4 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.78 $50.07
All Electricity $130.12 $167.67
Phone $191.29 $175.64

Elburn SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
9.5
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Elburn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Elburn
Naperville, IL 147,734 125 1.1x
Wheaton, IL 53,157 118 1.1x
Bartlett, IL 40,894 117 1.0x
Carol Stream, IL 39,447 112 1.0x
St. Charles, IL 32,612 110 1.0x
Batavia, IL 26,479 112 1.0x
Lisle, IL 23,363 117 1.0x
Bloomingdale, IL 21,905 119 1.1x
Geneva, IL 21,843 115 1.0x
North Aurora, IL 18,089 105 0.9x

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