Minooka, IL Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
101
Minooka's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
174 out of 338
In Illinois
3,263 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 Minooka is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Minooka, IL?

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

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

The standard of living in Minooka ranks as #3,263 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Minooka ranks as the #3,156 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Minooka Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Minooka Illinois National Average
Overall 101 98 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 96 97 100
Health 109 99 100
Housing 112 96 100
Transportation 108 105 100
Utilities 90 94 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Minooka Cost of Living Vs. IL

Minooka, 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.

$218,700
Median Home Value
$1,640
Median Rent
$97,097
Median Income
Statistic Minooka Illinois United States
Median Home Value $218,700 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,640 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $97,097 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Minooka Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Minooka Illinois
Shampoo $1.08 $1.06
Movie $10.54 $10.68
Bowling $15.5 $14.67

Detailed Minooka Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Minooka Illinois
Ground Beef $4.97 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.29 $1.39
Milk $1.69 $2.05

Detailed Minooka Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Minooka Illinois
Haircut $20.12 $18.62
Beauty Salon $37.89 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.73 $2.34

Detailed Minooka Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Minooka Illinois
Potatoes $3.81 $3.29
Pizza $10.98 $10.62
Beer $8.53 $9.38
Optometrist $107.11 $108.57
Doctor $157.4 $116.17
Dentist $103.57 $99.13

Detailed Minooka Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Minooka Illinois
Gasoline $2.4 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.78 $50.07
All Electricity $130.12 $167.67
Phone $191.29 $175.64

Minooka SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Minooka

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Minooka
Joliet, IL 147,323 96 1.0x
Bolingbrook, IL 74,319 103 1.0x
Plainfield, IL 44,857 115 1.1x
Oswego, IL 35,470 109 1.1x
New Lenox, IL 26,788 110 1.1x
Lockport, IL 25,499 104 1.0x
Yorkville, IL 19,386 106 1.0x
Shorewood, IL 17,303 112 1.1x
Morris, IL 14,420 100 1.0x
Channahon, IL 13,281 105 1.0x

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