According to the most recent data on the cost of living, St. Clair Shores has an overall cost of living index of 94 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Michigan, St. Clair Shores has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Michigan's index of 91.
The standard of living in St. Clair Shores ranks as #2,290 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Michigan. By definition, that implies St. Clair Shores ranks as the #4,129 most expensive place in the Wolverine State.
|Living Expense||St. Clair Shores||Michigan||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. St. Clair Shores|
|Rochester Hills, MI||74,340||111||1.2x|
|Royal Oak, MI||59,256||101||1.1x|
|Mount Clemens, MI||16,212||89||0.9x|
|Grosse Pointe Woods, MI||15,409||107||1.1x|