Lockport, NY Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
84
Lockport'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 Lockport is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lockport, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lockport 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, Lockport has a cost of living index that's 0.7x lower than New York's index of 117.

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

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Lockport Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Lockport New York National Average
Overall 84 117 100
Services 98 108 100
Groceries 96 108 100
Health 85 101 100
Housing 54 145 100
Transportation 98 102 100
Utilities 96 97 100
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Lockport Cost of Living Vs. NY

Lockport, 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.

$93,000
Median Home Value
$696
Median Rent
$45,018
Median Income
Statistic Lockport New York United States
Median Home Value $93,000 $313,700 $217,500
Median Rent $696 $1,280 $1,062
Median Income $45,018 $68,486 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.1x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Lockport Services Costs Vs. New York

Item Lockport New York
Shampoo $0.92 $1.01
Movie $10.74 $10.72
Bowling $14.0 $13.86

Detailed Lockport Groceries Costs Vs. New York

Item Lockport New York
Ground Beef $3.43 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.44 $1.4
Milk $1.77 $1.96

Detailed Lockport Health Costs Vs. New York

Item Lockport New York
Haircut $16.96 $17.49
Beauty Salon $36.14 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.89 $2.32

Detailed Lockport Transportation Costs Vs. New York

Item Lockport New York
Potatoes $3.74 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $9.49 $9.23
Optometrist $63.6 $106.34
Doctor $84.0 $115.25
Dentist $84.92 $98.38

Detailed Lockport Utilities Costs Vs. New York

Item Lockport New York
Gasoline $2.8 $2.59
Tire Balancing $41.64 $48.9
All Electricity $152.08 $167.6
Phone $186.5 $163.42

Lockport SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lockport

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lockport
Tonawanda, NY 57,027 89 1.1x
Eggertsville, NY 15,721 90 1.1x
Kenmore, NY 15,132 87 1.0x
Lancaster, NY 10,144 88 1.0x
South Lockport, NY 7,066 84 1.0x
Harris Hill, NY 5,847 103 1.2x
Williamsville, NY 5,233 95 1.1x

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