Plymouth, MI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
106
Plymouth's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
158 out of 173
In Michigan
3,790 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 Plymouth is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Plymouth, MI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Plymouth has an overall cost of living index of 106 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Michigan, Plymouth has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Michigan's index of 89.

The standard of living in Plymouth ranks as #3,791 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Michigan. By definition, that implies Plymouth ranks as the #2,616 most expensive place in the Wolverine State.

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Plymouth Cost Of Living Vs. Michigan

Living Expense Plymouth Michigan National Average
Overall 106 89 100
Services 104 95 100
Groceries 93 88 100
Health 93 94 100
Housing 118 74 100
Transportation 114 106 100
Utilities 94 99 100
For more reading on cost of living around Michigan, check out:
Plymouth Cost of Living Vs. MI

Plymouth, MI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Michigan, 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.

$309,300
Median Home Value
$871
Median Rent
$83,073
Median Income
Statistic Plymouth Michigan United States
Median Home Value $309,300 $154,900 $217,500
Median Rent $871 $871 $1,062
Median Income $83,073 $57,144 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.7x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Plymouth Services Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Plymouth Michigan
Shampoo $0.94 $1.01
Movie $11.09 $10.72
Bowling $19.6 $13.86

Detailed Plymouth Groceries Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Plymouth Michigan
Ground Beef $3.92 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.12 $1.4
Milk $1.27 $1.96

Detailed Plymouth Health Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Plymouth Michigan
Haircut $17.38 $17.49
Beauty Salon $52.83 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.97 $2.32

Detailed Plymouth Transportation Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Plymouth Michigan
Potatoes $3.1 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $8.15 $9.23
Optometrist $83.25 $106.34
Doctor $100.0 $115.25
Dentist $93.78 $98.38

Detailed Plymouth Utilities Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Plymouth Michigan
Gasoline $2.9 $2.59
Tire Balancing $59.77 $48.9
All Electricity $152.8 $167.6
Phone $175.97 $163.42

Plymouth SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Plymouth

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Plymouth
Ann Arbor, MI 120,735 110 1.0x
Livonia, MI 94,249 99 0.9x
Westland, MI 81,938 90 0.8x
Farmington Hills, MI 81,214 105 1.0x
Novi, MI 60,014 112 1.1x
Royal Oak, MI 59,195 100 0.9x
Dearborn Heights, MI 55,857 90 0.8x
Inkster, MI 24,520 83 0.8x
Birmingham, MI 21,201 133 1.3x
Wayne, MI 16,976 85 0.8x

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