Glen Cove, NY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
152
Glen Cove's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
250 out of 340
In New York
5,876 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 Glen Cove is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Glen Cove, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Glen Cove has an overall cost of living index of 152 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New York, Glen Cove has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than New York's index of 119.

The standard of living in Glen Cove ranks as #5,879 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New York. By definition, that implies Glen Cove ranks as the #539 most expensive place in the Empire State.

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Glen Cove Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Glen Cove New York National Average
Overall 152 119 100
Services 122 112 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 118 102 100
Housing 237 144 100
Transportation 118 105 100
Utilities 131 99 100
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Glen Cove Cost of Living Vs. NY

Glen Cove, 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.

$509,500
Median Home Value
$1,828
Median Rent
$79,131
Median Income
Statistic Glen Cove New York United States
Median Home Value $509,500 $325,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,828 $1,315 $1,096
Median Income $79,131 $71,117 $64,994
Home Value To Income 6.4x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Glen Cove Services Costs Vs. New York

Item Glen Cove New York
Shampoo $0.96 $1.06
Movie $13.09 $10.68
Bowling $18.83 $14.67

Detailed Glen Cove Groceries Costs Vs. New York

Item Glen Cove New York
Ground Beef $4.44 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.42 $1.39
Milk $2.65 $2.05

Detailed Glen Cove Health Costs Vs. New York

Item Glen Cove New York
Haircut $32.76 $18.62
Beauty Salon $65.09 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.13 $2.34

Detailed Glen Cove Transportation Costs Vs. New York

Item Glen Cove New York
Potatoes $3.98 $3.29
Pizza $9.41 $10.62
Beer $10.04 $9.38
Optometrist $127.5 $108.57
Doctor $118.17 $116.17
Dentist $132.27 $99.13

Detailed Glen Cove Utilities Costs Vs. New York

Item Glen Cove New York
Gasoline $2.33 $2.22
Tire Balancing $69.75 $50.07
All Electricity $261.22 $167.67
Phone $178.6 $175.64

Glen Cove SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Glen Cove

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Glen Cove
Levittown, NY 51,266 140 0.9x
Plainview, NY 26,267 155 1.0x
Massapequa, NY 21,531 163 1.1x
Merrick, NY 20,594 172 1.1x
Syosset, NY 19,254 177 1.2x
Massapequa Park, NY 17,152 157 1.0x
Woodmere, NY 17,020 176 1.2x
Port Washington, NY 16,232 185 1.2x
Malverne, NY 8,516 149 1.0x
Bronxville, NY 6,450 221 1.5x

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