Romeoville, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
103
Romeoville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
186 out of 338
In Illinois
3,487 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 Romeoville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Romeoville, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Romeoville has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Romeoville ranks as #3,487 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Romeoville ranks as the #2,932 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Romeoville Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Romeoville Illinois National Average
Overall 103 98 100
Services 99 95 100
Groceries 97 97 100
Health 109 99 100
Housing 110 96 100
Transportation 108 105 100
Utilities 87 94 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Romeoville Cost of Living Vs. IL

Romeoville, 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.

$198,800
Median Home Value
$1,631
Median Rent
$85,888
Median Income
Statistic Romeoville Illinois United States
Median Home Value $198,800 $202,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,631 $1,038 $1,096
Median Income $85,888 $68,428 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Romeoville Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Romeoville Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Romeoville Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Romeoville Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Romeoville 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 Romeoville Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Romeoville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Romeoville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Romeoville
Naperville, IL 147,734 125 1.2x
Bolingbrook, IL 74,319 103 1.0x
Wheaton, IL 53,157 118 1.1x
Elmhurst, IL 46,571 131 1.3x
Plainfield, IL 44,857 115 1.1x
Woodridge, IL 33,443 110 1.1x
Glen Ellyn, IL 27,741 132 1.3x
Lockport, IL 25,499 104 1.0x
Homer Glen, IL 24,521 120 1.2x
Lisle, IL 23,363 117 1.1x

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