Fairview Heights, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
90
Fairview Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
92 out of 338
In Illinois
1,705 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 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 90 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 #1,706 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Fairview Heights ranks as the #4,700 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 90 98 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 92 100 100
Housing 77 95 100
Transportation 95 112 100
Utilities 101 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
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.

$135,400
Median Home Value
$997
Median Rent
$64,495
Median Income
Statistic Fairview Heights Illinois United States
Median Home Value $135,400 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $997 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $64,495 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.1x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Fairview Heights Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Shampoo $1.06 $1.01
Movie $9.83 $10.72
Bowling $14.83 $13.86

Detailed Fairview Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Ground Beef $4.01 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.4
Milk $1.9 $1.96

Detailed Fairview Heights Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Haircut $17.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.71 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.32 $2.32

Detailed Fairview Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Potatoes $3.49 $3.18
Pizza $9.96 $10.39
Beer $9.26 $9.23
Optometrist $78.67 $106.34
Doctor $71.67 $115.25
Dentist $102.57 $98.38

Detailed Fairview Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Fairview Heights Illinois
Gasoline $2.57 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.41 $48.9
All Electricity $163.79 $167.6
Phone $191.07 $163.42

Fairview Heights SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Fairview Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Fairview Heights
Belleville, IL 41,585 85 0.9x
Edwardsville, IL 25,171 98 1.1x
Collinsville, IL 24,626 89 1.0x
Swansea, IL 13,851 95 1.1x
Shiloh, IL 13,482 100 1.1x
Glen Carbon, IL 12,569 99 1.1x
Columbia, IL 10,752 97 1.1x
Waterloo, IL 10,367 95 1.1x
Troy, IL 10,336 93 1.0x
Mascoutah, IL 8,245 94 1.0x

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