Whitinsville, MA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
124
Whitinsville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
40 out of 118
In Massachusetts
5,002 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 Whitinsville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Whitinsville, MA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Whitinsville has an overall cost of living index of 124 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Massachusetts, Whitinsville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Massachusetts's index of 131.

The standard of living in Whitinsville ranks as #5,005 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Massachusetts. By definition, that implies Whitinsville ranks as the #1,402 most expensive place in the Bay State.

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Whitinsville Cost Of Living Vs. Massachusetts

Living Expense Whitinsville Massachusetts National Average
Overall 124 131 100
Services 129 122 100
Groceries 111 109 100
Health 120 121 100
Housing 128 165 100
Transportation 114 107 100
Utilities 120 114 100
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Whitinsville Cost of Living Vs. MA

Whitinsville, 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.

$319,200
Median Home Value
$1,031
Median Rent
$77,340
Median Income
Statistic Whitinsville Massachusetts United States
Median Home Value $319,200 $381,600 $217,500
Median Rent $1,031 $1,282 $1,062
Median Income $77,340 $81,215 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.1x 4.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Whitinsville Services Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Whitinsville Massachusetts
Shampoo $1.02 $1.01
Movie $12.55 $10.72
Bowling $5.61 $13.86

Detailed Whitinsville Groceries Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Whitinsville Massachusetts
Ground Beef $3.34 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.71 $1.4
Milk $2.49 $1.96

Detailed Whitinsville Health Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Whitinsville Massachusetts
Haircut $16.68 $17.49
Beauty Salon $50.37 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.75 $2.32

Detailed Whitinsville Transportation Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Whitinsville Massachusetts
Potatoes $3.3 $3.18
Pizza $11.3 $10.39
Beer $9.6 $9.23
Optometrist $136.98 $106.34
Doctor $151.91 $115.25
Dentist $110.63 $98.38

Detailed Whitinsville Utilities Costs Vs. Massachusetts

Item Whitinsville Massachusetts
Gasoline $2.42 $2.59
Tire Balancing $59.24 $48.9
All Electricity $217.29 $167.6
Phone $31.08 $163.42

Whitinsville SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Whitinsville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Whitinsville
Framingham, MA 71,649 138 1.1x
Marlborough, MA 39,736 133 1.1x
Milford, MA 26,084 126 1.0x
Hudson, MA 15,346 129 1.0x
Medfield, MA 6,966 157 1.3x
Northborough, MA 6,298 137 1.1x
Oxford, MA 5,595 117 0.9x

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