Richton Park, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
96
Richton Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
129 out of 338
In Illinois
2,651 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 Richton Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Richton Park, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Richton Park has an overall cost of living index of 96 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Richton Park has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Richton Park ranks as #2,652 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Richton Park ranks as the #3,754 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Richton Park Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Richton Park Illinois National Average
Overall 96 98 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 85 95 100
Transportation 117 112 100
Utilities 90 97 100
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Richton Park Cost of Living Vs. IL

Richton Park, 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.

$146,000
Median Home Value
$1,073
Median Rent
$62,858
Median Income
Statistic Richton Park Illinois United States
Median Home Value $146,000 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,073 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $62,858 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Richton Park Services Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Richton Park Illinois
Shampoo $0.96 $1.01
Movie $10.54 $10.72
Bowling $15.5 $13.86

Detailed Richton Park Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Richton Park Illinois
Ground Beef $3.96 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.4
Milk $2.16 $1.96

Detailed Richton Park Health Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Richton Park Illinois
Haircut $19.28 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.33 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.16 $2.32

Detailed Richton Park Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Richton Park Illinois
Potatoes $2.93 $3.18
Pizza $10.68 $10.39
Beer $8.26 $9.23
Optometrist $107.11 $106.34
Doctor $157.4 $115.25
Dentist $103.57 $98.38

Detailed Richton Park Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Richton Park Illinois
Gasoline $3.1 $2.59
Tire Balancing $56.78 $48.9
All Electricity $131.81 $167.6
Phone $188.88 $163.42

Richton Park SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Richton Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Richton Park
Orland Park, IL 58,749 112 1.2x
Tinley Park, IL 56,505 106 1.1x
Chicago Heights, IL 29,856 90 0.9x
Oak Forest, IL 27,617 100 1.0x
Park Forest, IL 21,563 89 0.9x
Mokena, IL 20,674 112 1.2x
Matteson, IL 19,385 100 1.0x
Frankfort, IL 18,999 127 1.3x
Lemont, IL 17,023 118 1.2x
Palos Heights, IL 12,480 122 1.3x

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