Worthington, OH Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
104
Worthington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
254 out of 286
In Ohio
3,585 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 Worthington is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Worthington, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Worthington has an overall cost of living index of 104 which is 1.0x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Worthington has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Ohio's index of 90.

The standard of living in Worthington ranks as #3,586 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Worthington ranks as the #2,833 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

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Worthington Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Worthington Ohio National Average
Overall 104 90 100
Services 95 100 100
Groceries 98 99 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 123 74 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 88 93 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Worthington Cost of Living Vs. OH

Worthington, 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.

$304,200
Median Home Value
$992
Median Rent
$105,373
Median Income
Statistic Worthington Ohio United States
Median Home Value $304,200 $151,400 $229,800
Median Rent $992 $825 $1,096
Median Income $105,373 $58,116 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.9x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.11x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Worthington Services Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Worthington Groceries Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Worthington Health Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Detailed Worthington Transportation Costs Vs. Ohio

Item Worthington 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 Worthington Utilities Costs Vs. Ohio

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

Worthington SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Worthington

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Worthington
Dublin, OH 47,824 120 1.2x
Westerville, OH 40,443 98 0.9x
Hilliard, OH 37,023 98 0.9x
Gahanna, OH 35,442 98 0.9x
Upper Arlington, OH 35,364 117 1.1x
Pickerington, OH 21,257 98 0.9x
Bexley, OH 13,805 109 1.0x
Powell, OH 13,353 120 1.2x
New Albany, OH 11,085 138 1.3x
Grandview Heights, OH 8,254 110 1.1x

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