Tenafly, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
190
Tenafly's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
244 out of 251
In New Jersey
6,269 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 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 190 which is 1.9x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Tenafly has a cost of living index that's 1.6x higher than New Jersey's index of 121.

The standard of living in Tenafly ranks as #6,275 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Tenafly ranks as the #144 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 190 121 100
Services 134 107 100
Groceries 149 107 100
Health 111 100 100
Housing 333 160 100
Transportation 133 106 100
Utilities 100 98 100
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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.

$848,600
Median Home Value
$3,073
Median Rent
$180,601
Median Income
Statistic Tenafly New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $848,600 $343,500 $229,800
Median Rent $3,073 $1,368 $1,096
Median Income $180,601 $85,245 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.7x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Tenafly Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly New Jersey
Shampoo $1.67 $1.06
Movie $16.31 $10.68
Bowling $20.49 $14.67

Detailed Tenafly Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly New Jersey
Ground Beef $6.4 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.65 $1.39
Milk $3.11 $2.05

Detailed Tenafly Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly New Jersey
Haircut $23.25 $18.62
Beauty Salon $60.79 $39.05
Toothpaste $4.42 $2.34

Detailed Tenafly Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly New Jersey
Potatoes $4.16 $3.29
Pizza $12.33 $10.62
Beer $12.01 $9.38
Optometrist $108.08 $108.57
Doctor $106.72 $116.17
Dentist $124.43 $99.13

Detailed Tenafly Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Tenafly New Jersey
Gasoline $2.62 $2.22
Tire Balancing $80.22 $50.07
All Electricity $157.7 $167.67
Phone $189.52 $175.64

Tenafly SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
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 28,390 147 0.8x
Bergenfield, NJ 27,375 141 0.7x
Dumont, NJ 17,598 143 0.8x
New Milford, NJ 16,477 147 0.8x
Port Washington, NY 16,232 185 1.0x
North New Hyde Park, NY 14,952 170 0.9x
Cresskill, NJ 8,701 173 0.9x
Closter, NJ 8,551 183 1.0x
Briarcliff Manor, NY 7,695 175 0.9x
Williston Park, NY 7,266 163 0.9x

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