Springfield, OH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
84
Springfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
40 out of 286
In Ohio
629 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 Springfield is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Springfield, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Springfield has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Springfield has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Ohio's index of 90.

The standard of living in Springfield ranks as #629 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Springfield ranks as the #5,789 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Springfield Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Springfield Ohio National Average
Overall 84 90 100
Services 100 100 100
Groceries 98 99 100
Health 84 100 100
Housing 49 74 100
Transportation 98 102 100
Utilities 92 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Springfield Cost of Living Vs. OH

Springfield, 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.

$80,600
Median Home Value
$733
Median Rent
$39,344
Median Income
Statistic Springfield Ohio United States
Median Home Value $80,600 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $733 $825 $1,096
Median Income $39,344 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.0x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Springfield Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Springfield Ohio
Shampoo $0.91 $1.06
Movie $13.67 $10.68
Bowling $15.0 $14.67

Detailed Springfield Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Springfield Ohio
Ground Beef $4.23 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.59 $1.39
Milk $1.43 $2.05

Detailed Springfield Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Springfield Ohio
Haircut $21.47 $18.62
Beauty Salon $35.68 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.1 $2.34

Detailed Springfield Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Springfield Ohio
Potatoes $3.26 $3.29
Pizza $10.28 $10.62
Beer $9.24 $9.38
Optometrist $92.21 $108.57
Doctor $90.53 $116.17
Dentist $84.64 $99.13

Detailed Springfield Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Springfield Ohio
Gasoline $2.21 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.01 $50.07
All Electricity $150.32 $167.67
Phone $179.85 $175.64

Springfield SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Springfield

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Springfield
Beavercreek, OH 47,343 101 1.2x
Huber Heights, OH 40,465 90 1.1x
Fairborn, OH 33,456 89 1.1x
Xenia, OH 26,751 85 1.0x
Urbana, OH 11,428 87 1.0x
London, OH 10,241 86 1.0x
Northridge, OH 7,318 91 1.1x
New Carlisle, OH 5,577 89 1.1x

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