Eureka, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
84
Eureka's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
44 out of 338
In Illinois
629 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 Eureka is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Eureka, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Eureka has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Eureka ranks as #629 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Eureka ranks as the #5,789 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Eureka Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Eureka Illinois National Average
Overall 84 98 100
Services 92 95 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 92 99 100
Housing 67 96 100
Transportation 103 105 100
Utilities 100 94 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Eureka Cost of Living Vs. IL

Eureka, 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.

$133,800
Median Home Value
$638
Median Rent
$46,579
Median Income
Statistic Eureka Illinois United States
Median Home Value $133,800 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $638 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $46,579 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Eureka Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Eureka Illinois
Shampoo $1.57 $1.06
Movie $6.86 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Eureka Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Eureka Illinois
Ground Beef $3.91 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.03 $1.39
Milk $1.32 $2.05

Detailed Eureka Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Eureka Illinois
Haircut $21.67 $18.62
Beauty Salon $30.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.27 $2.34

Detailed Eureka Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Eureka Illinois
Potatoes $3.3 $3.29
Pizza $11.16 $10.62
Beer $7.53 $9.38
Optometrist $141.52 $108.57
Doctor $114.08 $116.17
Dentist $79.0 $99.13

Detailed Eureka Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Eureka Illinois
Gasoline $2.36 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.33 $50.07
All Electricity $161.97 $167.67
Phone $191.29 $175.64

Eureka SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Eureka

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Eureka
Peoria, IL 112,644 87 1.0x
East Peoria, IL 22,615 87 1.0x
Washington, IL 16,555 95 1.1x
Morton, IL 15,791 97 1.2x
Chillicothe, IL 6,326 88 1.0x
Peoria Heights, IL 5,825 81 1.0x
Creve Coeur, IL 5,074 83 1.0x

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