Longmeadow, MA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
130
Longmeadow's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
48 out of 113
In Massachusetts
5,259 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 Longmeadow is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Longmeadow, MA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Longmeadow has an overall cost of living index of 130 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Massachusetts, Longmeadow has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Massachusetts's index of 132.

The standard of living in Longmeadow ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Massachusetts. By definition, that implies Longmeadow ranks as the #1,158 most expensive place in the Bay State.

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Longmeadow Cost Of Living Vs. Massachusetts

Living Expense Longmeadow Massachusetts National Average
Overall 130 132 100
Services 118 119 100
Groceries 106 112 100
Health 107 123 100
Housing 164 164 100
Transportation 109 109 100
Utilities 125 116 100
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Longmeadow Cost of Living Vs. MA

Longmeadow, MA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Massachusetts, 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.

$347,900
Median Home Value
$1,523
Median Rent
$124,410
Median Income
Statistic Longmeadow Massachusetts United States
Median Home Value $347,900 $398,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,523 $1,336 $1,096
Median Income $124,410 $84,385 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.8x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Longmeadow Services Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Shampoo $0.95 $1.06
Movie $12.64 $10.68
Bowling $18.88 $14.67

Detailed Longmeadow Groceries Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Ground Beef $4.34 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.41 $1.39
Milk $2.39 $2.05

Detailed Longmeadow Health Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Haircut $30.29 $18.62
Beauty Salon $49.75 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.06 $2.34

Detailed Longmeadow Transportation Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Potatoes $3.92 $3.29
Pizza $9.81 $10.62
Beer $11.01 $9.38
Optometrist $154.87 $108.57
Doctor $115.5 $116.17
Dentist $104.4 $99.13

Detailed Longmeadow Utilities Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Gasoline $2.31 $2.22
Tire Balancing $58.77 $50.07
All Electricity $240.4 $167.67
Phone $178.6 $175.64

Longmeadow SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Longmeadow

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Longmeadow
Springfield, MA 153,677 106 0.8x
Chicopee, MA 55,186 109 0.8x
Manchester, CT 35,946 112 0.9x
West Springfield, VA 23,775 147 1.1x
Windsor Locks, CT 12,732 115 0.9x
Thompsonville, CT 8,563 111 0.9x
Southwood Acres, CT 8,352 115 0.9x
Hazardville, CT 6,216 111 0.9x
Sherwood Manor, CT 5,901 113 0.9x

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