Newark, OH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
86
Newark's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
69 out of 286
In Ohio
938 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 Newark is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Newark, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Newark has an overall cost of living index of 86 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Newark ranks as #938 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Newark ranks as the #5,481 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Newark Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Newark Ohio National Average
Overall 86 90 100
Services 93 100 100
Groceries 99 99 100
Health 95 100 100
Housing 68 74 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 86 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Newark Cost of Living Vs. OH

Newark, 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.

$129,500
Median Home Value
$795
Median Rent
$48,609
Median Income
Statistic Newark Ohio United States
Median Home Value $129,500 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $795 $825 $1,096
Median Income $48,609 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Newark Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Newark Ohio
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $11.0 $10.68
Bowling $17.67 $14.67

Detailed Newark Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Newark Ohio
Ground Beef $4.32 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $1.58 $2.05

Detailed Newark Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Newark Ohio
Haircut $14.45 $18.62
Beauty Salon $39.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.68 $2.34

Detailed Newark Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Newark Ohio
Potatoes $2.57 $3.29
Pizza $10.24 $10.62
Beer $9.2 $9.38
Optometrist $59.28 $108.57
Doctor $130.99 $116.17
Dentist $84.54 $99.13

Detailed Newark Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Newark Ohio
Gasoline $2.38 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.38 $50.07
All Electricity $127.64 $167.67
Phone $179.85 $175.64

Newark SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Newark

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Newark
Johnstown, PA 19,381 82 1.0x
Pataskala, OH 15,751 95 1.1x
New Albany, OH 11,085 138 1.6x
Heath, OH 10,847 87 1.0x
Granville, OH 5,829 111 1.3x

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