Garfield Heights, OH Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
87
Garfield Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
89 out of 286
In Ohio
1,101 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 Garfield Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Garfield Heights, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Garfield Heights has an overall cost of living index of 87 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Garfield Heights has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Ohio's index of 90.

The standard of living in Garfield Heights ranks as #1,101 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Garfield Heights ranks as the #5,317 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Garfield Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Garfield Heights Ohio National Average
Overall 87 90 100
Services 100 100 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 111 100 100
Housing 55 74 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 96 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Garfield Heights Cost of Living Vs. OH

Garfield Heights, OH Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Ohio, 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.

$75,400
Median Home Value
$937
Median Rent
$43,901
Median Income
Statistic Garfield Heights Ohio United States
Median Home Value $75,400 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $937 $825 $1,096
Median Income $43,901 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 1.7x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Garfield Heights Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Garfield Heights Ohio
Shampoo $1.08 $1.06
Movie $11.87 $10.68
Bowling $16.87 $14.67

Detailed Garfield Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Garfield Heights Ohio
Ground Beef $5.31 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.83 $1.39
Milk $1.55 $2.05

Detailed Garfield Heights Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Garfield Heights Ohio
Haircut $18.34 $18.62
Beauty Salon $31.4 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.65 $2.34

Detailed Garfield Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Garfield Heights Ohio
Potatoes $3.19 $3.29
Pizza $11.49 $10.62
Beer $9.17 $9.38
Optometrist $86.0 $108.57
Doctor $121.47 $116.17
Dentist $119.67 $99.13

Detailed Garfield Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Garfield Heights Ohio
Gasoline $2.25 $2.22
Tire Balancing $47.56 $50.07
All Electricity $154.37 $167.67
Phone $180.6 $175.64

Garfield Heights SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Garfield Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Garfield Heights
Strongsville, OH 44,675 99 1.1x
Westlake, OH 32,154 109 1.3x
North Olmsted, OH 31,562 96 1.1x
Shaker Heights, OH 27,148 103 1.2x
Solon, OH 22,858 114 1.3x
Hudson, OH 22,249 124 1.4x
Maple Heights, OH 22,178 85 1.0x
Broadview Heights, OH 19,195 104 1.2x
Warrensville Heights, OH 13,178 88 1.0x
Bedford, OH 12,555 89 1.0x

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