Holbrook, NY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
141
Holbrook's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
196 out of 340
In New York
5,616 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 Holbrook is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Holbrook, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Holbrook has an overall cost of living index of 141 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New York, Holbrook has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than New York's index of 119.

The standard of living in Holbrook ranks as #5,619 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New York. By definition, that implies Holbrook ranks as the #800 most expensive place in the Empire State.

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Holbrook Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Holbrook New York National Average
Overall 141 119 100
Services 121 112 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 118 102 100
Housing 195 144 100
Transportation 115 105 100
Utilities 131 99 100
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Holbrook Cost of Living Vs. NY

Holbrook, 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.

$397,400
Median Home Value
$1,918
Median Rent
$111,250
Median Income
Statistic Holbrook New York United States
Median Home Value $397,400 $325,000 $229,800
Median Rent $1,918 $1,315 $1,096
Median Income $111,250 $71,117 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.6x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Holbrook Services Costs Vs. New York

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

Detailed Holbrook Groceries Costs Vs. New York

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

Detailed Holbrook Health Costs Vs. New York

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

Detailed Holbrook Transportation Costs Vs. New York

Item Holbrook 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 Holbrook Utilities Costs Vs. New York

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

Holbrook SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Holbrook

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Holbrook
Commack, NY 36,903 153 1.1x
West Islip, NY 26,614 146 1.0x
Smithtown, NY 26,197 150 1.1x
Huntington, NY 19,438 167 1.2x
Ronkonkoma, NY 18,953 137 1.0x
Holtsville, NY 18,574 138 1.0x
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 18,555 137 1.0x
Farmingville, NY 16,705 134 1.0x
Sayville, NY 15,910 148 1.0x
Nesconset, NY 13,440 152 1.1x

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