Lincoln Park, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
124
Lincoln Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
114 out of 251
In New Jersey
4,999 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 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 124 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Lincoln Park has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than New Jersey's index of 121.

The standard of living in Lincoln Park ranks as #5,001 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Lincoln Park ranks as the #1,417 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 124 121 100
Services 103 107 100
Groceries 116 107 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 174 160 100
Transportation 110 106 100
Utilities 93 98 100
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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.

$344,400
Median Home Value
$1,561
Median Rent
$100,248
Median Income
Statistic Lincoln Park New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $344,400 $343,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,561 $1,368 $1,096
Median Income $100,248 $85,245 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.4x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Lincoln Park Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Shampoo $1.09 $1.06
Movie $12.38 $10.68
Bowling $20.56 $14.67

Detailed Lincoln Park Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Ground Beef $4.21 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.94 $1.39
Milk $2.37 $2.05

Detailed Lincoln Park Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Haircut $20.96 $18.62
Beauty Salon $45.37 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.06 $2.34

Detailed Lincoln Park Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Potatoes $3.52 $3.29
Pizza $11.27 $10.62
Beer $8.27 $9.38
Optometrist $92.33 $108.57
Doctor $99.57 $116.17
Dentist $116.16 $99.13

Detailed Lincoln Park Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Lincoln Park New Jersey
Gasoline $2.45 $2.22
Tire Balancing $53.07 $50.07
All Electricity $147.86 $167.67
Phone $179.87 $175.64

Lincoln Park SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
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 19,148 145 1.2x
Pearl River, NY 16,340 146 1.2x
Florham Park, NJ 11,719 165 1.3x
Pompton Lakes, NJ 10,998 121 1.0x
Suffern, NY 10,945 127 1.0x
Totowa, NJ 10,810 131 1.1x
Kinnelon, NJ 9,988 152 1.2x
Succasunna, NJ 9,367 134 1.1x
Airmont, NY 8,771 141 1.1x
Boonton, NJ 8,510 126 1.0x

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