Kendall Park, NJ Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
131
Kendall Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
142 out of 251
In New Jersey
5,294 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 Kendall Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Kendall Park, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Kendall Park has an overall cost of living index of 131 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Kendall Park has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than New Jersey's index of 121.

The standard of living in Kendall Park ranks as #5,297 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Kendall Park ranks as the #1,122 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Kendall Park Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Kendall Park New Jersey National Average
Overall 131 121 100
Services 113 107 100
Groceries 109 107 100
Health 103 100 100
Housing 180 160 100
Transportation 107 106 100
Utilities 100 98 100
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Kendall Park Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Kendall Park, 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.

$442,300
Median Home Value
$1,471
Median Rent
$138,889
Median Income
Statistic Kendall Park New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $442,300 $343,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,471 $1,368 $1,096
Median Income $138,889 $85,245 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Kendall Park Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Kendall Park New Jersey
Shampoo $1.03 $1.06
Movie $12.59 $10.68
Bowling $17.73 $14.67

Detailed Kendall Park Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Kendall Park New Jersey
Ground Beef $3.87 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.67 $1.39
Milk $2.41 $2.05

Detailed Kendall Park Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Kendall Park New Jersey
Haircut $20.73 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.4 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.16 $2.34

Detailed Kendall Park Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Kendall Park New Jersey
Potatoes $3.09 $3.29
Pizza $11.4 $10.62
Beer $9.19 $9.38
Optometrist $101.33 $108.57
Doctor $94.5 $116.17
Dentist $113.15 $99.13

Detailed Kendall Park Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Kendall Park New Jersey
Gasoline $2.26 $2.22
Tire Balancing $56.66 $50.07
All Electricity $174.26 $167.67
Phone $179.87 $175.64

Kendall Park SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Kendall Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Kendall Park
Colonia, NJ 17,782 127 1.0x
Bradley Gardens, NJ 14,714 144 1.1x
Middlesex, NJ 13,606 123 0.9x
Mercerville, NJ 12,783 116 0.9x
Franklin Park, NJ 12,738 124 0.9x
Hamilton Square, NJ 11,526 130 1.0x
Martinsville, NJ 11,384 155 1.2x
White Horse, NJ 9,557 111 0.8x
Monmouth Junction, NJ 8,911 138 1.1x
Dayton, NJ 8,158 135 1.0x

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