Longmeadow, MA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
130
Longmeadow's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
53 out of 118
In Massachusetts
5,257 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 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 131.

The standard of living in Longmeadow ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Massachusetts. By definition, that implies Longmeadow ranks as the #1,146 most expensive place in the Bay State.

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Longmeadow Cost Of Living Vs. Massachusetts

Living Expense Longmeadow Massachusetts National Average
Overall 130 131 100
Services 121 122 100
Groceries 107 109 100
Health 106 121 100
Housing 163 165 100
Transportation 108 107 100
Utilities 122 114 100
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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.

$343,700
Median Home Value
$1,353
Median Rent
$122,035
Median Income
Statistic Longmeadow Massachusetts United States
Median Home Value $343,700 $381,600 $217,500
Median Rent $1,353 $1,282 $1,062
Median Income $122,035 $81,215 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Longmeadow Services Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $11.6 $10.72
Bowling $19.0 $13.86

Detailed Longmeadow Groceries Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Ground Beef $3.45 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.4
Milk $1.97 $1.96

Detailed Longmeadow Health Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Haircut $28.2 $17.49
Beauty Salon $47.4 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.75 $2.32

Detailed Longmeadow Transportation Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Potatoes $3.51 $3.18
Pizza $9.79 $10.39
Beer $10.19 $9.23
Optometrist $156.2 $106.34
Doctor $115.0 $115.25
Dentist $105.8 $98.38

Detailed Longmeadow Utilities Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Longmeadow Massachusetts
Gasoline $2.66 $2.59
Tire Balancing $58.32 $48.9
All Electricity $238.43 $167.6
Phone $174.02 $163.42

Longmeadow SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Longmeadow

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Longmeadow
Springfield, MA 154,139 106 0.8x
Chicopee, MA 55,421 109 0.8x
Manchester, CT 29,972 110 0.8x
West Springfield, VA 24,223 148 1.1x
Windsor Locks, CT 12,671 114 0.9x
Thompsonville, CT 8,701 111 0.9x
Southwood Acres, CT 7,473 115 0.9x
Sherwood Manor, CT 5,513 115 0.9x

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