Bath, NY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
84
Bath's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
10 out of 338
In New York
647 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 Bath is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bath, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bath has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New York, Bath has a cost of living index that's 0.7x lower than New York's index of 117.

The standard of living in Bath ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in New York. By definition, that implies Bath ranks as the #5,760 most expensive place in the Empire State.

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Bath Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Bath New York National Average
Overall 84 117 100
Services 101 108 100
Groceries 105 108 100
Health 105 101 100
Housing 48 145 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 79 97 100
For more reading on cost of living around New York, check out:
Bath Cost of Living Vs. NY

Bath, NY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New York, 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.

$85,300
Median Home Value
$595
Median Rent
$34,139
Median Income
Statistic Bath New York United States
Median Home Value $85,300 $313,700 $217,500
Median Rent $595 $1,280 $1,062
Median Income $34,139 $68,486 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.5x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Bath Services Costs Vs. New York

Item Bath New York
Shampoo $1.55 $1.01
Movie $12.56 $10.72
Bowling $4.0 $13.86

Detailed Bath Groceries Costs Vs. New York

Item Bath New York
Ground Beef $3.68 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.2 $1.4
Milk $2.18 $1.96

Detailed Bath Health Costs Vs. New York

Item Bath New York
Haircut $16.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $31.03 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.17 $2.32

Detailed Bath Transportation Costs Vs. New York

Item Bath New York
Potatoes $3.46 $3.18
Pizza $11.5 $10.39
Beer $8.91 $9.23
Optometrist $104.44 $106.34
Doctor $131.67 $115.25
Dentist $89.33 $98.38

Detailed Bath Utilities Costs Vs. New York

Item Bath New York
Gasoline $2.36 $2.59
Tire Balancing $44.97 $48.9
All Electricity $145.8 $167.6
Phone $19.99 $163.42

Bath SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bath

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Bath
Ithaca, NY 30,569 104 1.2x
Geneva, NY 12,787 86 1.0x
Hornell, NY 8,281 85 1.0x
Geneseo, NY 8,095 97 1.2x
South Hill, NY 6,551 103 1.2x
Seneca Falls, NY 6,055 88 1.0x
Sayre, PA 5,450 89 1.1x
Big Flats, NY 5,215 95 1.1x

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