Round Lake, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
106
Round Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
219 out of 338
In Illinois
3,790 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 Round Lake is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Round Lake, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Round Lake has an overall cost of living index of 106 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Round Lake ranks as #3,791 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Round Lake ranks as the #2,616 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Round Lake Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Round Lake Illinois National Average
Overall 106 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 103 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100
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Round Lake Cost of Living Vs. IL

Round Lake, 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.

$197,800
Median Home Value
$1,274
Median Rent
$82,521
Median Income
Statistic Round Lake Illinois United States
Median Home Value $197,800 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,274 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $82,521 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.4x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Round Lake Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Round Lake Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Round Lake Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Round Lake Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Round Lake 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 Round Lake Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Round Lake SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Round Lake

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Round Lake
Arlington Heights, IL 75,482 123 1.2x
Buffalo Grove, IL 41,062 123 1.2x
Highland Park, IL 29,628 151 1.4x
Round Lake Beach, IL 27,507 100 0.9x
Vernon Hills, IL 26,343 124 1.2x
Grayslake, IL 20,720 109 1.0x
Lake Zurich, IL 19,915 123 1.2x
Deerfield, IL 19,006 148 1.4x
Lindenhurst, IL 14,417 111 1.0x
Wauconda, IL 13,655 109 1.0x

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