Wauseon, OH Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
89
Wauseon'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 Wauseon is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wauseon, OH?

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

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

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

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Wauseon Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Wauseon Ohio National Average
Overall 89 91 100
Services 103 100 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 97 96 100
Housing 65 73 100
Transportation 108 102 100
Utilities 87 91 100
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Wauseon Cost of Living Vs. OH

Wauseon, 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.

$127,800
Median Home Value
$813
Median Rent
$54,774
Median Income
Statistic Wauseon Ohio United States
Median Home Value $127,800 $145,700 $217,500
Median Rent $813 $808 $1,062
Median Income $54,774 $56,602 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Wauseon Services Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Wauseon Ohio
Shampoo $0.91 $1.01
Movie $11.82 $10.72
Bowling $12.0 $13.86

Detailed Wauseon Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Wauseon Ohio
Ground Beef $3.79 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.23 $1.4
Milk $1.29 $1.96

Detailed Wauseon Health Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Wauseon Ohio
Haircut $20.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $32.67 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.05 $2.32

Detailed Wauseon Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Wauseon Ohio
Potatoes $2.89 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $8.62 $9.23
Optometrist $91.25 $106.34
Doctor $100.0 $115.25
Dentist $97.0 $98.38

Detailed Wauseon Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Wauseon Ohio
Gasoline $2.86 $2.59
Tire Balancing $53.0 $48.9
All Electricity $131.39 $167.6
Phone $175.88 $163.42

Wauseon SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wauseon

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wauseon
Findlay, OH 41,335 90 1.0x
Bowling Green, OH 31,526 94 1.1x
Perrysburg, OH 21,482 100 1.1x
Oregon, OH 20,017 90 1.0x
Sylvania, OH 19,143 96 1.1x
Maumee, OH 13,797 91 1.0x
Napoleon, OH 8,503 88 1.0x
Delphos, OH 7,020 86 1.0x
Rossford, OH 6,539 91 1.0x
Waterville, OH 5,487 99 1.1x

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