Lynwood, IL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
101
Lynwood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
176 out of 338
In Illinois
3,313 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 Lynwood is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lynwood, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lynwood has an overall cost of living index of 101 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Lynwood has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Lynwood ranks as #3,314 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Lynwood ranks as the #3,093 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Lynwood Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Lynwood Illinois National Average
Overall 101 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 86 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Lynwood Cost of Living Vs. IL

Lynwood, 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.

$150,800
Median Home Value
$913
Median Rent
$66,652
Median Income
Statistic Lynwood Illinois United States
Median Home Value $150,800 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $913 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $66,652 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Lynwood Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lynwood Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lynwood Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lynwood Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Lynwood 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 Lynwood Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Lynwood SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lynwood

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lynwood
Orland Park, IL 58,749 112 1.1x
Tinley Park, IL 56,505 106 1.0x
Chicago Heights, IL 29,856 90 0.9x
Lansing, IL 27,904 98 1.0x
Oak Forest, IL 27,617 100 1.0x
Munster, IN 22,689 109 1.1x
Mokena, IL 20,674 112 1.1x
Palos Hills, IL 17,318 106 1.0x
Dyer, IN 15,953 106 1.0x
Palos Heights, IL 12,480 122 1.2x

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