Fairview Heights, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
87
Fairview Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
71 out of 338
In Illinois
1,101 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 Fairview Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Fairview Heights, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fairview Heights has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Fairview Heights ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Fairview Heights ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Fairview Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Fairview Heights Illinois National Average
Overall 87 98 100
Services 94 95 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 87 99 100
Housing 75 96 100
Transportation 90 105 100
Utilities 94 94 100
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Fairview Heights Cost of Living Vs. IL

Fairview Heights, 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.

$146,400
Median Home Value
$1,017
Median Rent
$68,505
Median Income
Statistic Fairview Heights Illinois United States
Median Home Value $146,400 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,017 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $68,505 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.1x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Fairview Heights Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Shampoo $1.1 $1.06
Movie $9.81 $10.68
Bowling $15.64 $14.67

Detailed Fairview Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Ground Beef $4.13 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.39
Milk $1.86 $2.05

Detailed Fairview Heights Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Haircut $17.58 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.54 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.36 $2.34

Detailed Fairview Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Potatoes $2.98 $3.29
Pizza $9.9 $10.62
Beer $9.38 $9.38
Optometrist $76.71 $108.57
Doctor $75.53 $116.17
Dentist $98.39 $99.13

Detailed Fairview Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Gasoline $2.03 $2.22
Tire Balancing $41.83 $50.07
All Electricity $149.35 $167.67
Phone $193.9 $175.64

Fairview Heights SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fairview Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fairview Heights
Belleville, IL 41,256 86 1.0x
O'Fallon, IL 29,487 99 1.1x
Edwardsville, IL 25,332 98 1.1x
Collinsville, IL 24,489 90 1.0x
Swansea, IL 14,100 94 1.1x
Shiloh, IL 13,465 98 1.1x
Glen Carbon, IL 12,468 97 1.1x
Columbia, IL 10,692 94 1.1x
Waterloo, IL 10,417 92 1.1x
Troy, IL 10,278 90 1.0x

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