Tonawanda, NY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
91
Tonawanda's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
44 out of 340
In New York
1,804 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 Tonawanda is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Tonawanda, NY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tonawanda has an overall cost of living index of 91 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New York, Tonawanda has a cost of living index that's 0.8x lower than New York's index of 119.

The standard of living in Tonawanda ranks as #1,804 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in New York. By definition, that implies Tonawanda ranks as the #4,614 most expensive place in the Empire State.

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Tonawanda Cost Of Living Vs. New York

Living Expense Tonawanda New York National Average
Overall 91 119 100
Services 99 112 100
Groceries 95 110 100
Health 84 102 100
Housing 72 144 100
Transportation 99 105 100
Utilities 95 99 100
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Tonawanda Cost of Living Vs. NY

Tonawanda, 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.

$119,100
Median Home Value
$697
Median Rent
$51,486
Median Income
Statistic Tonawanda New York United States
Median Home Value $119,100 $325,000 $229,800
Median Rent $697 $1,315 $1,096
Median Income $51,486 $71,117 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.22x 0.2x

Detailed Tonawanda Services Costs Vs. New York

Item Tonawanda New York
Shampoo $0.95 $1.06
Movie $11.16 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Tonawanda Groceries Costs Vs. New York

Item Tonawanda New York
Ground Beef $3.89 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.23 $1.39
Milk $2.27 $2.05

Detailed Tonawanda Health Costs Vs. New York

Item Tonawanda New York
Haircut $17.42 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.64 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.72 $2.34

Detailed Tonawanda Transportation Costs Vs. New York

Item Tonawanda New York
Potatoes $3.41 $3.29
Pizza $11.66 $10.62
Beer $9.49 $9.38
Optometrist $62.78 $108.57
Doctor $94.5 $116.17
Dentist $83.55 $99.13

Detailed Tonawanda Utilities Costs Vs. New York

Item Tonawanda New York
Gasoline $2.29 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.61 $50.07
All Electricity $153.91 $167.67
Phone $189.34 $175.64

Tonawanda SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

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