Wayne, NE Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
86
Wayne's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
14 out of 34
In Nebraska
959 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 Wayne is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wayne, NE?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wayne has an overall cost of living index of 86 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Nebraska, Wayne has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Nebraska's index of 89.

The standard of living in Wayne ranks as #959 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Nebraska. By definition, that implies Wayne ranks as the #5,447 most expensive place in the Cornhusker State.

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Wayne Cost Of Living Vs. Nebraska

Living Expense Wayne Nebraska National Average
Overall 86 89 100
Services 91 95 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 95 99 100
Housing 66 76 100
Transportation 96 95 100
Utilities 99 90 100
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Wayne Cost of Living Vs. NE

Wayne, NE Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Nebraska, 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.

$133,000
Median Home Value
$645
Median Rent
$40,339
Median Income
Statistic Wayne Nebraska United States
Median Home Value $133,000 $155,800 $217,500
Median Rent $645 $833 $1,062
Median Income $40,339 $61,439 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.3x 2.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.16x 0.2x

Detailed Wayne Services Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Wayne Nebraska
Shampoo $0.9 $1.01
Movie $10.64 $10.72
Bowling $15.33 $13.86

Detailed Wayne Groceries Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Wayne Nebraska
Ground Beef $3.09 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.89 $1.4
Milk $1.67 $1.96

Detailed Wayne Health Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Wayne Nebraska
Haircut $16.6 $17.49
Beauty Salon $31.57 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.93 $2.32

Detailed Wayne Transportation Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Wayne Nebraska
Potatoes $3.82 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $9.13 $9.23
Optometrist $119.8 $106.34
Doctor $122.85 $115.25
Dentist $76.96 $98.38

Detailed Wayne Utilities Costs Vs. Nebraska

Item Wayne Nebraska
Gasoline $2.49 $2.59
Tire Balancing $48.37 $48.9
All Electricity $158.16 $167.6
Phone $191.59 $163.42

Wayne SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9.5

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