Wyomissing, PA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
111
Wyomissing's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
198 out of 247
In Pennsylvania
4,219 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 Wyomissing is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Wyomissing, PA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wyomissing has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Pennsylvania, Wyomissing has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Pennsylvania's index of 102.

The standard of living in Wyomissing ranks as #4,221 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Pennsylvania. By definition, that implies Wyomissing ranks as the #2,198 most expensive place in the Keystone State.

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Wyomissing Cost Of Living Vs. Pennsylvania

Living Expense Wyomissing Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 111 102 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 101 108 100
Health 92 94 100
Housing 124 92 100
Transportation 110 113 100
Utilities 110 112 100
For more reading on cost of living around Pennsylvania, check out:
Wyomissing Cost of Living Vs. PA

Wyomissing, 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.

$265,300
Median Home Value
$1,419
Median Rent
$81,816
Median Income
Statistic Wyomissing Pennsylvania United States
Median Home Value $265,300 $187,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,419 $958 $1,096
Median Income $81,816 $63,627 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Wyomissing Services Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Wyomissing Pennsylvania
Shampoo $1.18 $1.06
Movie $13.11 $10.68
Bowling $13.65 $14.67

Detailed Wyomissing Groceries Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Wyomissing Pennsylvania
Ground Beef $4.21 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.34 $1.39
Milk $2.44 $2.05

Detailed Wyomissing Health Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Wyomissing Pennsylvania
Haircut $18.18 $18.62
Beauty Salon $33.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.84 $2.34

Detailed Wyomissing Transportation Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Wyomissing Pennsylvania
Potatoes $3.49 $3.29
Pizza $10.69 $10.62
Beer $11.96 $9.38
Optometrist $86.81 $108.57
Doctor $103.0 $116.17
Dentist $93.74 $99.13

Detailed Wyomissing Utilities Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Wyomissing Pennsylvania
Gasoline $2.54 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.77 $50.07
All Electricity $191.01 $167.67
Phone $189.01 $175.64

Wyomissing SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wyomissing

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wyomissing
Reading, PA 88,333 88 0.8x
Ephrata, PA 13,817 96 0.9x
Blandon, PA 8,046 105 0.9x
New Holland, PA 5,479 105 0.9x
Shillington, PA 5,306 96 0.9x
Whitfield, PA 5,183 105 0.9x
Birdsboro, PA 5,141 98 0.9x

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