Keansburg, NJ Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Keansburg, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Keansburg has an overall cost of living index of 108 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Keansburg has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Keansburg ranks as #3965 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Keansburg ranks as the #2441 most expensive place in the Garden State.

Keansburg Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Keansburg New Jersey National Average
Overall 108 123 100
Services 115 111 100
Groceries 110 110 100
Health 97 102 100
Housing 102 158 100
Transportation 112 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100
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Keansburg, 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 Keansburg New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $190,500 $327,900 $204,900
Median Rent $1,212 $1,295 $1,023
Median Income $46,725 $79,363 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.1x 4.1x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.31x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Keansburg

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Keansburg
Westfield, NJ 30,086 170 1.6x
Colonia, NJ 17,734 128 1.2x
Fords, NJ 14,948 122 1.1x
West Freehold, NJ 13,759 135 1.2x
Matawan, NJ 8,826 125 1.2x
Strathmore, NJ 7,742 130 1.2x
Fanwood, NJ 7,602 150 1.4x
Keyport, NJ 7,070 116 1.1x
Laurence Harbor, NJ 6,904 116 1.1x
Mountainside, NJ 6,820 168 1.6x

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