Emmaus, PA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
100
Emmaus's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
149 out of 247
In Pennsylvania
3,149 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 Emmaus is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Emmaus, PA?

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

Compared to only Pennsylvania, Emmaus has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Pennsylvania's index of 102.

The standard of living in Emmaus ranks as #3,149 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Pennsylvania. By definition, that implies Emmaus ranks as the #3,269 most expensive place in the Keystone State.

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Emmaus Cost Of Living Vs. Pennsylvania

Living Expense Emmaus Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 100 102 100
Services 104 100 100
Groceries 99 108 100
Health 93 94 100
Housing 99 92 100
Transportation 110 113 100
Utilities 110 112 100
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Emmaus Cost of Living Vs. PA

Emmaus, PA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Pennsylvania, 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.

$196,200
Median Home Value
$1,123
Median Rent
$71,422
Median Income
Statistic Emmaus Pennsylvania United States
Median Home Value $196,200 $187,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,123 $958 $1,096
Median Income $71,422 $63,627 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.7x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Emmaus Services Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Emmaus Pennsylvania
Shampoo $1.04 $1.06
Movie $11.14 $10.68
Bowling $12.36 $14.67

Detailed Emmaus Groceries Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Emmaus Pennsylvania
Ground Beef $4.23 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.36 $1.39
Milk $2.09 $2.05

Detailed Emmaus Health Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Emmaus Pennsylvania
Haircut $18.35 $18.62
Beauty Salon $43.55 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.05 $2.34

Detailed Emmaus Transportation Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Emmaus Pennsylvania
Potatoes $3.02 $3.29
Pizza $10.21 $10.62
Beer $9.69 $9.38
Optometrist $106.13 $108.57
Doctor $75.54 $116.17
Dentist $110.86 $99.13

Detailed Emmaus Utilities Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Emmaus Pennsylvania
Gasoline $2.54 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.64 $50.07
All Electricity $186.66 $167.67
Phone $189.07 $175.64

Emmaus SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Emmaus

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Emmaus
Allentown, PA 121,156 95 0.9x
Fullerton, PA 15,415 103 1.0x
Northampton, PA 9,869 99 1.0x
Harleysville, PA 8,975 116 1.2x
Perkasie, PA 8,646 107 1.1x
Ancient Oaks, PA 7,401 117 1.2x
Souderton, PA 7,019 105 1.1x
Middletown, PA 6,890 93 0.9x
Wescosville, PA 6,848 111 1.1x
Catasauqua, PA 6,592 94 0.9x

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