Warren, MI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
90
Warren's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
84 out of 175
In Michigan
1,633 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Warren is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Warren, MI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Warren has an overall cost of living index of 90 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Michigan, Warren has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Michigan's index of 91.

The standard of living in Warren ranks as #1,633 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Michigan. By definition, that implies Warren ranks as the #4,785 most expensive place in the Wolverine State.

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Warren Cost Of Living Vs. Michigan

Living Expense Warren Michigan National Average
Overall 90 91 100
Services 111 95 100
Groceries 99 90 100
Health 94 96 100
Housing 63 76 100
Transportation 109 101 100
Utilities 94 103 100
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Warren Cost of Living Vs. MI

Warren, 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.

$132,900
Median Home Value
$962
Median Rent
$51,796
Median Income
Statistic Warren Michigan United States
Median Home Value $132,900 $162,600 $229,800
Median Rent $962 $892 $1,096
Median Income $51,796 $59,234 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.6x 2.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Warren Services Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Warren Michigan
Shampoo $0.94 $1.06
Movie $11.26 $10.68
Bowling $19.8 $14.67

Detailed Warren Groceries Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Warren Michigan
Ground Beef $4.55 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.13 $1.39
Milk $1.44 $2.05

Detailed Warren Health Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Warren Michigan
Haircut $18.95 $18.62
Beauty Salon $54.27 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.43 $2.34

Detailed Warren Transportation Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Warren Michigan
Potatoes $4.18 $3.29
Pizza $10.82 $10.62
Beer $8.42 $9.38
Optometrist $81.52 $108.57
Doctor $104.59 $116.17
Dentist $99.57 $99.13

Detailed Warren Utilities Costs Vs. Michigan

Item Warren Michigan
Gasoline $2.25 $2.22
Tire Balancing $58.95 $50.07
All Electricity $159.51 $167.67
Phone $178.81 $175.64

Warren SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Warren

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Warren
Sterling Heights, MI 132,296 97 1.1x
Livonia, MI 93,970 102 1.1x
Troy, MI 84,051 113 1.3x
Rochester Hills, MI 74,340 111 1.2x
Royal Oak, MI 59,256 101 1.1x
Roseville, MI 47,160 90 1.0x
Eastpointe, MI 32,221 90 1.0x
Madison Heights, MI 30,000 88 1.0x
Birmingham, MI 21,272 134 1.5x
Ferndale, MI 20,139 94 1.0x

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