According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Laurence Harbor has an overall cost of living index of 116 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only New Jersey, Laurence Harbor has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than New Jersey's index of 123.
The standard of living in Laurence Harbor ranks as #4,571 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Laurence Harbor ranks as the #1,835 most expensive place in the Garden State.
|Living Expense||Laurence Harbor||New Jersey||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Laurence Harbor|
|Perth Amboy, NJ||51,678||116||1.0x|
|New Providence, NJ||13,049||151||1.3x|
|South Amboy, NJ||8,772||118||1.0x|
|Madison Park, NJ||7,834||119||1.0x|