Steger, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
91
Steger's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
100 out of 338
In Illinois
1,886 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 Steger is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Steger, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Steger has an overall cost of living index of 91 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Steger has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Steger ranks as #1,887 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Steger ranks as the #4,520 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Steger Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Steger Illinois National Average
Overall 91 98 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 100 97 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 68 95 100
Transportation 117 112 100
Utilities 90 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around Illinois, check out:
Steger Cost of Living Vs. IL

Steger, 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.

$105,200
Median Home Value
$957
Median Rent
$49,112
Median Income
Statistic Steger Illinois United States
Median Home Value $105,200 $194,500 $217,500
Median Rent $957 $1,010 $1,062
Median Income $49,112 $65,886 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.1x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Steger Services Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Steger Groceries Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Steger Health Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Detailed Steger Transportation Costs Vs. Illinois

Item Steger 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 Steger Utilities Costs Vs. Illinois

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

Steger SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Steger

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Steger
Orland Park, IL 58,749 112 1.2x
Tinley Park, IL 56,505 106 1.2x
Chicago Heights, IL 29,856 90 1.0x
Oak Forest, IL 27,617 100 1.1x
Homer Glen, IL 24,592 121 1.3x
Park Forest, IL 21,563 89 1.0x
Mokena, IL 20,674 112 1.2x
Palos Hills, IL 17,318 106 1.2x
Palos Heights, IL 12,480 122 1.3x
Flossmoor, IL 9,472 114 1.3x

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