Shaker Heights, OH Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
103
Shaker Heights's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
250 out of 286
In Ohio
3,487 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 Shaker Heights is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

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

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Shaker Heights has an overall cost of living index of 103 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Shaker Heights ranks as #3,487 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Shaker Heights ranks as the #2,932 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Shaker Heights Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Shaker Heights Ohio National Average
Overall 103 90 100
Services 103 100 100
Groceries 106 99 100
Health 110 100 100
Housing 112 74 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 97 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Shaker Heights Cost of Living Vs. OH

Shaker 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.

$241,900
Median Home Value
$1,012
Median Rent
$88,635
Median Income
Statistic Shaker Heights Ohio United States
Median Home Value $241,900 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $1,012 $825 $1,096
Median Income $88,635 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Shaker Heights Services Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Shaker Heights Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Shaker Heights Health Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Shaker Heights Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Shaker 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 Shaker Heights Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Shaker Heights SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Shaker Heights

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Shaker Heights
Strongsville, OH 44,675 99 1.0x
Cleveland Heights, OH 44,176 92 0.9x
Westlake, OH 32,154 109 1.1x
North Olmsted, OH 31,562 96 0.9x
Solon, OH 22,858 114 1.1x
Hudson, OH 22,249 124 1.2x
South Euclid, OH 21,449 92 0.9x
Rocky River, OH 20,115 102 1.0x
Broadview Heights, OH 19,195 104 1.0x
East Cleveland, OH 17,047 84 0.8x

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