Stratford, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
105
Stratford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
18 out of 247
In New Jersey
3,704 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 Stratford is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Stratford, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Stratford has an overall cost of living index of 105 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Stratford has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Stratford ranks as #3,705 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Stratford ranks as the #2,702 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Stratford Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Stratford New Jersey National Average
Overall 105 123 100
Services 105 111 100
Groceries 117 110 100
Health 103 102 100
Housing 96 158 100
Transportation 115 110 100
Utilities 108 100 100
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Stratford Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Stratford, 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.

$179,100
Median Home Value
$991
Median Rent
$79,677
Median Income
Statistic Stratford New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $179,100 $335,600 $217,500
Median Rent $991 $1,334 $1,062
Median Income $79,677 $82,545 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.2x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Stratford Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Stratford Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Stratford Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Stratford Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Stratford 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 Stratford Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Stratford SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Stratford

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Stratford
Lindenwold, NJ 17,320 99 0.9x
Springdale, NJ 13,878 132 1.3x
Ardmore, PA 12,808 123 1.2x
Echelon, NJ 11,957 109 1.0x
Greentree, NJ 11,262 126 1.2x
Marlton, NJ 9,672 115 1.1x
Folsom, PA 8,913 110 1.0x
Ashland, NJ 8,405 117 1.1x
Haddon Heights, NJ 7,514 117 1.1x
Swarthmore, PA 6,318 129 1.2x

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