Westville, IN Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
86
Westville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
45 out of 126
In Indiana
959 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 Westville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Westville, IN?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Westville has an overall cost of living index of 86 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Indiana, Westville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Indiana's index of 89.

The standard of living in Westville ranks as #959 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Indiana. By definition, that implies Westville ranks as the #5,447 most expensive place in the Hoosier State.

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Westville Cost Of Living Vs. Indiana

Living Expense Westville Indiana National Average
Overall 86 89 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 95 92 100
Health 101 94 100
Housing 52 72 100
Transportation 96 100 100
Utilities 93 99 100
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Westville Cost of Living Vs. IN

Westville, 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.

$129,100
Median Home Value
$583
Median Rent
$50,031
Median Income
Statistic Westville Indiana United States
Median Home Value $129,100 $141,700 $217,500
Median Rent $583 $826 $1,062
Median Income $50,031 $56,303 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Westville Services Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Westville Indiana
Shampoo $1.02 $1.01
Movie $8.5 $10.72
Bowling $11.0 $13.86

Detailed Westville Groceries Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Westville Indiana
Ground Beef $3.62 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.22 $1.4
Milk $1.18 $1.96

Detailed Westville Health Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Westville Indiana
Haircut $16.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $41.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.28 $2.32

Detailed Westville Transportation Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Westville Indiana
Potatoes $2.69 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $8.87 $9.23
Optometrist $128.33 $106.34
Doctor $121.0 $115.25
Dentist $100.67 $98.38

Detailed Westville Utilities Costs Vs. Indiana

Item Westville Indiana
Gasoline $2.59 $2.59
Tire Balancing $45.67 $48.9
All Electricity $145.18 $167.6
Phone $181.43 $163.42

Westville SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Westville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Westville
Valparaiso, IN 33,355 103 1.2x
Hobart, IN 28,049 99 1.2x
La Porte, IN 21,577 88 1.0x
Chesterton, IN 14,119 103 1.2x
Lake Station, IN 12,002 92 1.1x
Lakes of the Four Seasons, IN 6,809 107 1.2x

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