Lincoln Park, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
130
Lincoln Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
140 out of 247
In New Jersey
5,257 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Lincoln Park is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lincoln Park has an overall cost of living index of 130 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Lincoln Park has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Lincoln Park ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Lincoln Park ranks as the #1,146 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Lincoln Park Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Lincoln Park New Jersey National Average
Overall 130 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 107 102 100
Housing 176 158 100
Transportation 111 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100
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Lincoln Park Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Lincoln 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.

$330,900
Median Home Value
$1,643
Median Rent
$97,003
Median Income
Statistic Lincoln Park New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $330,900 $335,600 $217,500
Median Rent $1,643 $1,334 $1,062
Median Income $97,003 $82,545 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Lincoln Park Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Shampoo $1.09 $1.01
Movie $12.14 $10.72
Bowling $18.4 $13.86

Detailed Lincoln Park Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Ground Beef $3.85 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.66 $1.4
Milk $2.21 $1.96

Detailed Lincoln Park Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Haircut $24.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $39.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.01 $2.32

Detailed Lincoln Park Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Potatoes $3.39 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $8.99 $9.23
Optometrist $113.0 $106.34
Doctor $96.67 $115.25
Dentist $121.0 $98.38

Detailed Lincoln Park Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Gasoline $2.77 $2.59
Tire Balancing $59.0 $48.9
All Electricity $184.45 $167.6
Phone $177.03 $163.42

Lincoln Park SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lincoln Park

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lincoln Park
Nanuet, NY 17,517 138 1.1x
Pearl River, NY 16,476 141 1.1x
Florham Park, NJ 11,623 162 1.2x
Pompton Lakes, NJ 11,029 125 1.0x
Suffern, NY 10,943 126 1.0x
Totowa, NJ 10,828 134 1.0x
Kinnelon, NJ 10,054 150 1.2x
Airmont, NY 8,770 141 1.1x
Succasunna, NJ 8,514 131 1.0x
Boonton, NJ 8,398 126 1.0x

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