Hamilton, OH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
89
Hamilton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
118 out of 286
In Ohio
1,523 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 Hamilton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hamilton, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hamilton has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Hamilton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Ohio's index of 91.

The standard of living in Hamilton ranks as #1,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Hamilton ranks as the #4,883 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Hamilton Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Hamilton Ohio National Average
Overall 89 91 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 103 96 100
Housing 62 73 100
Transportation 111 102 100
Utilities 87 91 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Hamilton Cost of Living Vs. OH

Hamilton, 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.

$107,200
Median Home Value
$809
Median Rent
$47,064
Median Income
Statistic Hamilton Ohio United States
Median Home Value $107,200 $145,700 $217,500
Median Rent $809 $808 $1,062
Median Income $47,064 $56,602 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Hamilton Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Hamilton Ohio
Shampoo $0.9 $1.01
Movie $12.92 $10.72
Bowling $14.2 $13.86

Detailed Hamilton Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Hamilton Ohio
Ground Beef $3.41 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.4
Milk $1.09 $1.96

Detailed Hamilton Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Hamilton Ohio
Haircut $16.73 $17.49
Beauty Salon $32.8 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.96 $2.32

Detailed Hamilton Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Hamilton Ohio
Potatoes $3.86 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $8.31 $9.23
Optometrist $92.3 $106.34
Doctor $118.82 $115.25
Dentist $107.0 $98.38

Detailed Hamilton Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Hamilton Ohio
Gasoline $2.93 $2.59
Tire Balancing $54.59 $48.9
All Electricity $133.62 $167.6
Phone $176.25 $163.42

Hamilton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hamilton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hamilton
Fairfield, OH 42,634 95 1.1x
Mason, OH 33,224 106 1.2x
Forest Park, OH 18,657 91 1.0x
Monfort Heights, OH 12,962 99 1.1x
Blue Ash, OH 12,252 107 1.2x
Mack, OH 11,492 104 1.2x
Montgomery, OH 10,782 119 1.3x
Beckett Ridge, OH 9,155 105 1.2x
Madeira, OH 9,147 109 1.2x
Wyoming, OH 8,548 115 1.3x

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