Mokena, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
110
Mokena's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
242 out of 338
In Illinois
4,128 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 Mokena is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Mokena, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Mokena has an overall cost of living index of 110 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Mokena has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Mokena ranks as #4,129 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Mokena ranks as the #2,289 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Mokena Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Mokena Illinois National Average
Overall 110 98 100
Services 97 95 100
Groceries 93 97 100
Health 112 99 100
Housing 139 96 100
Transportation 110 105 100
Utilities 88 94 100
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Mokena Cost of Living Vs. IL

Mokena, 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.

$317,000
Median Home Value
$1,182
Median Rent
$109,935
Median Income
Statistic Mokena Illinois United States
Median Home Value $317,000 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,182 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $109,935 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Mokena Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Mokena Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Mokena Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Mokena Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Mokena 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 Mokena Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Mokena SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Mokena

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Mokena
Orland Park, IL 58,380 112 1.0x
Tinley Park, IL 56,082 105 1.0x
Downers Grove, IL 49,263 120 1.1x
New Lenox, IL 26,788 110 1.0x
Westmont, IL 24,677 120 1.1x
Homer Glen, IL 24,521 120 1.1x
Darien, IL 21,843 111 1.0x
Matteson, IL 19,374 99 0.9x
Frankfort, IL 19,166 126 1.1x
Hinsdale, IL 17,366 193 1.8x

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