Tenafly, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
178
Tenafly's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
233 out of 247
In New Jersey
6,184 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 Tenafly is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tenafly, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tenafly has an overall cost of living index of 178 which is 1.8x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Tenafly has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Tenafly ranks as #6,191 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Tenafly ranks as the #215 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Tenafly Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Tenafly New Jersey National Average
Overall 178 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 107 102 100
Housing 335 158 100
Transportation 111 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100
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Tenafly Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Tenafly, 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.

$829,600
Median Home Value
$2,271
Median Rent
$172,926
Median Income
Statistic Tenafly New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $829,600 $335,600 $217,500
Median Rent $2,271 $1,334 $1,062
Median Income $172,926 $82,545 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.8x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Tenafly Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Tenafly Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Tenafly Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Detailed Tenafly Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly 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 Tenafly Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

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

Tenafly SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
2

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tenafly

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tenafly
Englewood, NJ 28,353 134 0.8x
Bergenfield, NJ 27,373 127 0.7x
Dumont, NJ 17,624 129 0.7x
New Milford, NJ 16,545 134 0.8x
Port Washington, NY 15,808 185 1.0x
North New Hyde Park, NY 15,080 173 1.0x
Cresskill, NJ 8,699 158 0.9x
Closter, NJ 8,565 168 0.9x
Briarcliff Manor, NY 7,616 174 1.0x
Williston Park, NY 7,277 163 0.9x

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