Newport East, RI Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
Newport East's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
14 out of 16
In Rhode Island
5,002 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 Newport East is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Newport East, RI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Newport East has an overall cost of living index of 124 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Rhode Island, Newport East has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Rhode Island's index of 115.

The standard of living in Newport East ranks as #5,005 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Rhode Island. By definition, that implies Newport East ranks as the #1,402 most expensive place in the Ocean State.

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Newport East Cost Of Living Vs. Rhode Island

Living Expense Newport East Rhode Island National Average
Overall 124 115 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 105 105 100
Health 107 107 100
Housing 149 120 100
Transportation 110 110 100
Utilities 124 124 100
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Newport East Cost of Living Vs. RI

Newport East, RI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Rhode Island, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Newport East Rhode Island United States
Median Home Value $361,100 $261,900 $217,500
Median Rent $1,301 $1,004 $1,062
Median Income $69,368 $67,167 $62,843
Home Value To Income 5.2x 3.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Newport East Services Costs Vs. Rhode Island

Item Newport East Rhode Island
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $12.75 $10.72
Bowling $18.0 $13.86

Detailed Newport East Groceries Costs Vs. Rhode Island

Item Newport East Rhode Island
Ground Beef $3.77 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.64 $1.4
Milk $2.64 $1.96

Detailed Newport East Health Costs Vs. Rhode Island

Item Newport East Rhode Island
Haircut $20.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $56.67 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.55 $2.32

Detailed Newport East Transportation Costs Vs. Rhode Island

Item Newport East Rhode Island
Potatoes $3.49 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $10.32 $9.23
Optometrist $131.39 $106.34
Doctor $157.87 $115.25
Dentist $92.75 $98.38

Detailed Newport East Utilities Costs Vs. Rhode Island

Item Newport East Rhode Island
Gasoline $2.65 $2.59
Tire Balancing $62.0 $48.9
All Electricity $235.76 $167.6
Phone $186.18 $163.42

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Newport East

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Newport East
Warwick, RI 80,993 112 0.9x
East Providence, RI 47,483 111 0.9x
Newport, RI 24,663 133 1.1x
Somerset, MA 18,165 119 1.0x
Wakefield-Peacedale, RI 9,504 123 1.0x
Tiverton, RI 7,804 116 0.9x
Kingston, RI 6,513 126 1.0x
Bliss Corner, MA 5,150 116 0.9x

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