Frederick, MD Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
119
Frederick's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Frederick is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Frederick, MD?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Frederick has an overall cost of living index of 119 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Frederick ranks as #4747 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Maryland. By definition, that implies Frederick ranks as the #1659 most expensive place in the Old Line State.

Frederick Cost Of Living Vs. Maryland

Living Expense Frederick Maryland National Average
Overall 119 121 100
Services 112 108 100
Groceries 122 119 100
Health 88 86 100
Housing 133 150 100
Transportation 114 108 100
Utilities 112 108 100
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Frederick Cost of Living Vs. MD

Frederick, 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.

$265,500
Median Home Value
$1,351
Median Rent
$72,088
Median Income
Statistic Frederick Maryland United States
Median Home Value $265,500 $305,500 $204,900
Median Rent $1,351 $1,357 $1,023
Median Income $72,088 $81,868 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.7x 3.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.2x 0.2x

Frederick SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Frederick

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Frederick
Salina, KS 47,230 84 0.7x
Hutchinson, KS 41,146 88 0.7x
Great Bend, KS 15,544 86 0.7x
McPherson, KS 13,041 93 0.8x

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