Auburn, IN Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
85
Auburn's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
40 out of 124
In Indiana
777 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 Auburn is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Auburn, IN?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Auburn has an overall cost of living index of 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Indiana, Auburn has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Indiana's index of 86.

The standard of living in Auburn ranks as #777 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Indiana. By definition, that implies Auburn ranks as the #5,642 most expensive place in the Hoosier State.

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Auburn Cost Of Living Vs. Indiana

Living Expense Auburn Indiana National Average
Overall 85 86 100
Services 97 93 100
Groceries 87 93 100
Health 100 94 100
Housing 59 74 100
Transportation 107 95 100
Utilities 94 96 100
For more reading on cost of living around Indiana, check out:
Auburn Cost of Living Vs. IN

Auburn, IN Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Indiana, 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.

$126,000
Median Home Value
$704
Median Rent
$51,855
Median Income
Statistic Auburn Indiana United States
Median Home Value $126,000 $148,900 $229,800
Median Rent $704 $844 $1,096
Median Income $51,855 $58,235 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.4x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Auburn Services Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Auburn Indiana
Shampoo $0.92 $1.06
Movie $11.2 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Auburn Groceries Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Auburn Indiana
Ground Beef $4.37 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.07 $1.39
Milk $1.31 $2.05

Detailed Auburn Health Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Auburn Indiana
Haircut $21.11 $18.62
Beauty Salon $33.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.67 $2.34

Detailed Auburn Transportation Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Auburn Indiana
Potatoes $2.45 $3.29
Pizza $10.49 $10.62
Beer $8.65 $9.38
Optometrist $89.56 $108.57
Doctor $129.5 $116.17
Dentist $94.17 $99.13

Detailed Auburn Utilities Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Auburn Indiana
Gasoline $2.3 $2.22
Tire Balancing $54.95 $50.07
All Electricity $144.19 $167.67
Phone $184.27 $175.64

Auburn SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Auburn

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Auburn
Fort Wayne, IN 268,378 84 1.0x
Rome, NY 32,217 88 1.0x
Kendallville, IN 9,365 84 1.0x
Angola, IN 8,706 88 1.0x
Garrett, IN 6,507 84 1.0x

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