Adelphi, MD Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
123
Adelphi's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
95 out of 188
In Maryland
4,962 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 Adelphi is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Adelphi, MD?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Adelphi has an overall cost of living index of 123 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Maryland, Adelphi has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Maryland's index of 121.

The standard of living in Adelphi ranks as #4,965 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Maryland. By definition, that implies Adelphi ranks as the #1,442 most expensive place in the Old Line State.

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Adelphi Cost Of Living Vs. Maryland

Living Expense Adelphi Maryland National Average
Overall 123 121 100
Services 122 108 100
Groceries 116 119 100
Health 93 86 100
Housing 139 150 100
Transportation 108 108 100
Utilities 116 108 100
For more reading on cost of living around Maryland, check out:
Adelphi Cost of Living Vs. MD

Adelphi, MD Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Maryland, 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.

$313,700
Median Home Value
$1,502
Median Rent
$75,248
Median Income
Statistic Adelphi Maryland United States
Median Home Value $313,700 $314,800 $217,500
Median Rent $1,502 $1,392 $1,062
Median Income $75,248 $84,805 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.2x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Adelphi Services Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Adelphi Maryland
Shampoo $1.35 $1.01
Movie $13.92 $10.72
Bowling $20.61 $13.86

Detailed Adelphi Groceries Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Adelphi Maryland
Ground Beef $4.49 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.76 $1.4
Milk $2.45 $1.96

Detailed Adelphi Health Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Adelphi Maryland
Haircut $23.96 $17.49
Beauty Salon $63.61 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.05 $2.32

Detailed Adelphi Transportation Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Adelphi Maryland
Potatoes $4.51 $3.18
Pizza $11.06 $10.39
Beer $10.26 $9.23
Optometrist $79.25 $106.34
Doctor $109.41 $115.25
Dentist $94.14 $98.38

Detailed Adelphi Utilities Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Adelphi Maryland
Gasoline $2.82 $2.59
Tire Balancing $53.69 $48.9
All Electricity $214.22 $167.6
Phone $181.68 $163.42

Adelphi SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Adelphi

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Adelphi
Silver Spring, MD 81,773 146 1.2x
Chillum, MD 35,557 120 1.0x
Olney, MD 35,191 149 1.2x
College Park, MD 32,159 126 1.0x
Ilchester, MD 26,974 132 1.1x
North Laurel, MD 24,873 128 1.0x
North Potomac, MD 23,914 169 1.4x
Langley Park, MD 19,520 119 1.0x
Hyattsville, MD 18,242 123 1.0x
Takoma Park, MD 17,672 150 1.2x

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