Yorketown, NJ Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
143
Yorketown's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
184 out of 247
In New Jersey
5,668 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 Yorketown is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Yorketown, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Yorketown has an overall cost of living index of 143 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Yorketown has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Yorketown ranks as #5,672 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Yorketown ranks as the #734 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Yorketown Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Yorketown New Jersey National Average
Overall 143 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 222 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100
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Yorketown Cost of Living Vs. NJ

Yorketown, 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.

$446,300
Median Home Value
$1,750
Median Rent
$121,406
Median Income
Statistic Yorketown New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $446,300 $335,600 $217,500
Median Rent $1,750 $1,334 $1,062
Median Income $121,406 $82,545 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.7x 4.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Yorketown Services Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Yorketown New Jersey
Shampoo $1.09 $1.01
Movie $12.01 $10.72
Bowling $18.0 $13.86

Detailed Yorketown Groceries Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Yorketown New Jersey
Ground Beef $3.85 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.4
Milk $2.23 $1.96

Detailed Yorketown Health Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Yorketown New Jersey
Haircut $21.6 $17.49
Beauty Salon $40.8 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.99 $2.32

Detailed Yorketown Transportation Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Yorketown New Jersey
Potatoes $3.19 $3.18
Pizza $12.19 $10.39
Beer $9.19 $9.23
Optometrist $105.0 $106.34
Doctor $99.0 $115.25
Dentist $115.0 $98.38

Detailed Yorketown Utilities Costs Vs. New Jersey

Item Yorketown New Jersey
Gasoline $2.72 $2.59
Tire Balancing $55.99 $48.9
All Electricity $184.0 $167.6
Phone $177.03 $163.42

Yorketown SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
1

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Yorketown

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Yorketown
Old Bridge, NJ 23,545 126 0.9x
Colonia, NJ 17,801 128 0.9x
West Freehold, NJ 13,680 135 0.9x
Mercerville, NJ 12,730 117 0.8x
Hamilton Square, NJ 11,989 129 0.9x
Robertsville, NJ 11,874 147 1.0x
Freehold, NJ 11,797 121 0.8x
Kendall Park, NJ 9,234 131 0.9x
Strathmore, NJ 7,816 130 0.9x
Twin Rivers, NJ 6,870 114 0.8x

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