Greencastle, IN Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
87
Greencastle's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
55 out of 124
In Indiana
1,101 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 Greencastle is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Greencastle, IN?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Greencastle has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Greencastle ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Indiana. By definition, that implies Greencastle ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Hoosier State.

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Greencastle Cost Of Living Vs. Indiana

Living Expense Greencastle Indiana National Average
Overall 87 86 100
Services 107 93 100
Groceries 100 93 100
Health 99 94 100
Housing 60 74 100
Transportation 99 95 100
Utilities 95 96 100
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Greencastle Cost of Living Vs. IN

Greencastle, 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.

$118,900
Median Home Value
$768
Median Rent
$45,759
Median Income
Statistic Greencastle Indiana United States
Median Home Value $118,900 $148,900 $229,800
Median Rent $768 $844 $1,096
Median Income $45,759 $58,235 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Greencastle Services Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Greencastle Indiana
Shampoo $0.97 $1.06
Movie $10.84 $10.68
Bowling $16.8 $14.67

Detailed Greencastle Groceries Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Greencastle Indiana
Ground Beef $4.5 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.57 $1.39
Milk $1.39 $2.05

Detailed Greencastle Health Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Greencastle Indiana
Haircut $21.78 $18.62
Beauty Salon $40.22 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.87 $2.34

Detailed Greencastle Transportation Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Greencastle Indiana
Potatoes $3.17 $3.29
Pizza $11.32 $10.62
Beer $9.05 $9.38
Optometrist $132.05 $108.57
Doctor $100.0 $116.17
Dentist $98.07 $99.13

Detailed Greencastle Utilities Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Greencastle Indiana
Gasoline $2.29 $2.22
Tire Balancing $45.48 $50.07
All Electricity $147.72 $167.67
Phone $184.27 $175.64

Greencastle SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Greencastle

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Greencastle
Carmel, IN 99,130 114 1.3x
Bloomington, IN 84,691 97 1.1x
Lawrence, IN 49,020 87 1.0x
Westfield, IN 41,652 103 1.2x
Zionsville, IN 28,035 118 1.4x
Brownsburg, IN 26,560 95 1.1x
Danville, IN 10,380 92 1.1x
Paris, IL 8,616 82 0.9x
New Whiteland, IN 6,178 91 1.0x
Cumberland, IN 5,840 93 1.1x

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