Rocky River, OH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
102
Rocky River's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
247 out of 286
In Ohio
3,380 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 Rocky River is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Rocky River, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rocky River has an overall cost of living index of 102 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Rocky River has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Ohio's index of 90.

The standard of living in Rocky River ranks as #3,380 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Rocky River ranks as the #3,039 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Rocky River Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Rocky River Ohio National Average
Overall 102 90 100
Services 103 100 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 106 74 100
Transportation 101 102 100
Utilities 97 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Rocky River Cost of Living Vs. OH

Rocky River, 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.

$261,600
Median Home Value
$898
Median Rent
$81,370
Median Income
Statistic Rocky River Ohio United States
Median Home Value $261,600 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $898 $825 $1,096
Median Income $81,370 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Rocky River Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Rocky River Ohio
Shampoo $1.08 $1.06
Movie $11.87 $10.68
Bowling $16.87 $14.67

Detailed Rocky River Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Rocky River Ohio
Ground Beef $5.31 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.83 $1.39
Milk $1.55 $2.05

Detailed Rocky River Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Rocky River Ohio
Haircut $18.34 $18.62
Beauty Salon $31.4 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.65 $2.34

Detailed Rocky River Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Rocky River 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 Rocky River Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Rocky River SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Rocky River

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Rocky River
Lakewood, OH 50,002 95 0.9x
Strongsville, OH 44,675 99 1.0x
North Ridgeville, OH 33,961 101 1.0x
Westlake, OH 32,154 109 1.1x
North Olmsted, OH 31,562 96 0.9x
North Royalton, OH 30,179 101 1.0x
Shaker Heights, OH 27,148 103 1.0x
Avon Lake, OH 24,309 108 1.1x
Broadview Heights, OH 19,195 104 1.0x
Berea, OH 18,713 94 0.9x

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