Brooklyn Park, MD Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
107
Brooklyn Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
20 out of 188
In Maryland
3,873 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 Brooklyn Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Brooklyn Park, MD?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Brooklyn Park has an overall cost of living index of 107 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Maryland, Brooklyn Park has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Maryland's index of 121.

The standard of living in Brooklyn Park ranks as #3,874 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Maryland. By definition, that implies Brooklyn Park ranks as the #2,532 most expensive place in the Old Line State.

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Brooklyn Park Cost Of Living Vs. Maryland

Living Expense Brooklyn Park Maryland National Average
Overall 107 121 100
Services 105 108 100
Groceries 116 119 100
Health 84 86 100
Housing 112 150 100
Transportation 102 108 100
Utilities 104 108 100
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Brooklyn Park Cost of Living Vs. MD

Brooklyn Park, 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.

$210,800
Median Home Value
$1,260
Median Rent
$61,250
Median Income
Statistic Brooklyn Park Maryland United States
Median Home Value $210,800 $314,800 $217,500
Median Rent $1,260 $1,392 $1,062
Median Income $61,250 $84,805 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Brooklyn Park Services Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Brooklyn Park Maryland
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $13.19 $10.72
Bowling $20.0 $13.86

Detailed Brooklyn Park Groceries Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Brooklyn Park Maryland
Ground Beef $4.32 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.6 $1.4
Milk $2.39 $1.96

Detailed Brooklyn Park Health Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Brooklyn Park Maryland
Haircut $21.67 $17.49
Beauty Salon $57.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $5.64 $2.32

Detailed Brooklyn Park Transportation Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Brooklyn Park Maryland
Potatoes $4.32 $3.18
Pizza $10.99 $10.39
Beer $9.19 $9.23
Optometrist $82.95 $106.34
Doctor $93.69 $115.25
Dentist $84.98 $98.38

Detailed Brooklyn Park Utilities Costs Vs. Maryland

Item Brooklyn Park Maryland
Gasoline $2.54 $2.59
Tire Balancing $54.77 $48.9
All Electricity $173.73 $167.6
Phone $189.3 $163.42

Brooklyn Park SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Brooklyn Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Brooklyn Park
Baltimore, MD 609,032 100 0.9x
Columbia, MD 103,991 130 1.2x
Glen Burnie, MD 69,872 113 1.1x
Bowie, MD 58,481 133 1.2x
Severna Park, MD 38,188 147 1.4x
Pasadena, MD 29,918 122 1.1x
Crofton, MD 29,136 140 1.3x
Ilchester, MD 26,974 132 1.2x
North Laurel, MD 24,873 128 1.2x
Elkridge, MD 21,458 125 1.2x

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