Lyons, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
102
Lyons's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
184 out of 338
In Illinois
3,422 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 Lyons is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lyons, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lyons has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Lyons ranks as #3,423 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Lyons ranks as the #2,983 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Lyons Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Lyons Illinois National Average
Overall 102 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 89 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
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Lyons Cost of Living Vs. IL

Lyons, 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.

$169,800
Median Home Value
$976
Median Rent
$60,168
Median Income
Statistic Lyons Illinois United States
Median Home Value $169,800 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $976 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $60,168 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Lyons Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lyons Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lyons Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Lyons Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Lyons 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 Lyons Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Lyons SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lyons

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lyons
Berwyn, IL 55,407 104 1.0x
Wheaton, IL 53,270 121 1.2x
Glenview, IL 47,416 145 1.4x
Elmhurst, IL 46,463 132 1.3x
Park Ridge, IL 37,457 132 1.3x
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,855 131 1.3x
Wilmette, IL 27,247 164 1.6x
Brookfield, IL 18,735 110 1.1x
Hinsdale, IL 17,710 190 1.9x
La Grange, IL 15,545 137 1.3x

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