Burlington, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Burlington's Overall Cost Of Living
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 Burlington is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Burlington, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Burlington has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Burlington has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Burlington ranks as #3524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Burlington ranks as the #2882 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Burlington Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Burlington New Jersey National Average
Overall 103 123 100
Services 105 111 100
Groceries 117 110 100
Health 103 102 100
Housing 90 158 100
Transportation 115 110 100
Utilities 108 100 100
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Burlington Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Burlington, NJ Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New Jersey, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Burlington New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $157,200 $327,900 $204,900
Median Rent $974 $1,295 $1,023
Median Income $52,063 $79,363 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.0x 4.1x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Burlington

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Burlington
Levittown, PA 51,726 112 1.1x
Springdale, NJ 13,547 132 1.3x
Mercerville, NJ 12,574 117 1.1x
Hamilton Square, NJ 12,542 129 1.3x
Greentree, NJ 11,453 126 1.2x
Croydon, PA 9,675 108 1.0x
Bristol, PA 9,614 105 1.0x
White Horse, NJ 8,512 114 1.1x
Ashland, NJ 8,292 117 1.1x
Fort Dix, NJ 7,753 138 1.3x

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