Paulsboro, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
99
Paulsboro's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
6 out of 247
In New Jersey
3,077 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 Paulsboro is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Paulsboro, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Paulsboro has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Paulsboro has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Paulsboro ranks as #3,078 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Paulsboro ranks as the #3,329 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Paulsboro Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Paulsboro New Jersey National Average
Overall 99 123 100
Services 105 111 100
Groceries 117 110 100
Health 103 102 100
Housing 77 158 100
Transportation 115 110 100
Utilities 108 100 100
For more reading on cost of living around New Jersey, check out:
Paulsboro Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Paulsboro, 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.

$111,100
Median Home Value
$1,101
Median Rent
$45,450
Median Income
Statistic Paulsboro New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $111,100 $335,600 $217,500
Median Rent $1,101 $1,334 $1,062
Median Income $45,450 $82,545 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.4x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.29x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Paulsboro Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Paulsboro New Jersey
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $12.1 $10.72
Bowling $18.4 $13.86

Detailed Paulsboro Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Paulsboro New Jersey
Ground Beef $3.94 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.4
Milk $2.16 $1.96

Detailed Paulsboro Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Paulsboro New Jersey
Haircut $19.4 $17.49
Beauty Salon $61.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.02 $2.32

Detailed Paulsboro Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Paulsboro New Jersey
Potatoes $3.66 $3.18
Pizza $10.5 $10.39
Beer $8.71 $9.23
Optometrist $103.33 $106.34
Doctor $133.33 $115.25
Dentist $103.33 $98.38

Detailed Paulsboro Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Paulsboro New Jersey
Gasoline $2.89 $2.59
Tire Balancing $61.0 $48.9
All Electricity $185.76 $167.6
Phone $189.24 $163.42

Paulsboro SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Paulsboro

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Paulsboro
Springdale, NJ 13,878 132 1.3x
Ardmore, PA 12,808 123 1.2x
Greentree, NJ 11,262 126 1.3x
Woodbury, NJ 9,861 104 1.1x
Marlton, NJ 9,672 115 1.2x
Ashland, NJ 8,405 117 1.2x
Glenside, PA 7,819 116 1.2x
Glenolden, PA 7,161 103 1.0x
Folcroft, PA 6,627 100 1.0x
Penn Wynne, PA 5,932 131 1.3x

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