Glassboro, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
99
Glassboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
10 out of 251
In New Jersey
3,027 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 Glassboro is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Glassboro, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Glassboro has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Glassboro has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than New Jersey's index of 121.

The standard of living in Glassboro ranks as #3,027 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Glassboro ranks as the #3,392 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Glassboro Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Glassboro New Jersey National Average
Overall 99 121 100
Services 99 107 100
Groceries 100 107 100
Health 93 100 100
Housing 103 160 100
Transportation 105 106 100
Utilities 96 98 100
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Glassboro Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Glassboro, 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.

$211,900
Median Home Value
$1,374
Median Rent
$72,103
Median Income
Statistic Glassboro New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $211,900 $343,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,374 $1,368 $1,096
Median Income $72,103 $85,245 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Glassboro Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Glassboro New Jersey
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $10.99 $10.68
Bowling $13.51 $14.67

Detailed Glassboro Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Glassboro New Jersey
Ground Beef $4.23 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.43 $1.39
Milk $2.48 $2.05

Detailed Glassboro Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Glassboro New Jersey
Haircut $18.79 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.26 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.92 $2.34

Detailed Glassboro Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Glassboro New Jersey
Potatoes $2.69 $3.29
Pizza $10.99 $10.62
Beer $9.0 $9.38
Optometrist $113.84 $108.57
Doctor $81.68 $116.17
Dentist $101.93 $99.13

Detailed Glassboro Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Glassboro New Jersey
Gasoline $2.25 $2.22
Tire Balancing $58.27 $50.07
All Electricity $155.11 $167.67
Phone $180.04 $175.64

Glassboro SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Glassboro

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Glassboro
Williamstown, NJ 14,161 102 1.0x
Springdale, NJ 14,111 135 1.4x
Cherry Hill Mall, NJ 13,845 118 1.2x
Greentree, NJ 10,597 126 1.3x
Marlton, NJ 10,171 116 1.2x
Ashland, NJ 8,853 117 1.2x
Pitman, NJ 8,785 109 1.1x
Folsom, PA 8,706 111 1.1x
Clayton, NJ 8,688 102 1.0x
Haddon Heights, NJ 7,520 119 1.2x

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