Woodcliff Lake, NJ Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
186
Woodcliff Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
242 out of 251
In New Jersey
6,250 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 Woodcliff Lake is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Woodcliff Lake, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Woodcliff Lake has an overall cost of living index of 186 which is 1.9x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Woodcliff Lake has a cost of living index that's 1.5x higher than New Jersey's index of 121.

The standard of living in Woodcliff Lake ranks as #6,256 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Woodcliff Lake ranks as the #162 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Woodcliff Lake Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Woodcliff Lake New Jersey National Average
Overall 186 121 100
Services 113 107 100
Groceries 108 107 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 363 160 100
Transportation 106 106 100
Utilities 105 98 100
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Woodcliff Lake Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Woodcliff Lake, 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.

$840,100
Median Home Value
$1,980
Median Rent
$197,632
Median Income
Statistic Woodcliff Lake New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $840,100 $343,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,980 $1,368 $1,096
Median Income $197,632 $85,245 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.3x 4.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.12x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Woodcliff Lake Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Woodcliff Lake New Jersey
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $12.49 $10.68
Bowling $18.0 $14.67

Detailed Woodcliff Lake Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Woodcliff Lake New Jersey
Ground Beef $4.09 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.79 $1.39
Milk $2.44 $2.05

Detailed Woodcliff Lake Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Woodcliff Lake New Jersey
Haircut $20.93 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.53 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.22 $2.34

Detailed Woodcliff Lake Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Woodcliff Lake New Jersey
Potatoes $3.25 $3.29
Pizza $11.36 $10.62
Beer $9.32 $9.38
Optometrist $106.0 $108.57
Doctor $91.0 $116.17
Dentist $102.33 $99.13

Detailed Woodcliff Lake Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Woodcliff Lake New Jersey
Gasoline $2.37 $2.22
Tire Balancing $54.12 $50.07
All Electricity $178.53 $167.67
Phone $179.87 $175.64

Woodcliff Lake SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Woodcliff Lake

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Woodcliff Lake
Eastchester, NY 19,911 163 0.9x
Mamaroneck, NY 19,247 165 0.9x
Pearl River, NY 16,340 146 0.8x
Westwood, NJ 11,096 158 0.8x
Hillsdale, NJ 10,317 162 0.9x
Waldwick, NJ 10,051 143 0.8x
Park Ridge, NJ 8,721 165 0.9x
Montvale, NJ 8,538 174 0.9x
Upper Saddle River, NJ 8,214 203 1.1x
Briarcliff Manor, NY 7,695 175 0.9x

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