Maplewood, WA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
144
Maplewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
161 out of 192
In Washington
5,704 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 Maplewood is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Maplewood, WA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Maplewood has an overall cost of living index of 144 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Washington, Maplewood has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Washington's index of 119.

The standard of living in Maplewood ranks as #5,707 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Maplewood ranks as the #712 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Maplewood Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Maplewood Washington National Average
Overall 144 119 100
Services 130 112 100
Groceries 129 110 100
Health 128 122 100
Housing 181 136 100
Transportation 143 123 100
Utilities 110 91 100
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Maplewood Cost of Living Vs. WA

Maplewood, WA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Washington, 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.

$474,500
Median Home Value
$1,624
Median Rent
$107,089
Median Income
Statistic Maplewood Washington United States
Median Home Value $474,500 $366,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,624 $1,337 $1,096
Median Income $107,089 $77,006 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.4x 4.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.18x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Maplewood Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Shampoo $1.13 $1.06
Movie $14.7 $10.68
Bowling $21.8 $14.67

Detailed Maplewood Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Ground Beef $5.74 $4.22
Fried Chicken $2.15 $1.39
Milk $2.5 $2.05

Detailed Maplewood Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Haircut $39.33 $18.62
Beauty Salon $50.33 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.44 $2.34

Detailed Maplewood Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Potatoes $3.5 $3.29
Pizza $13.12 $10.62
Beer $10.49 $9.38
Optometrist $158.73 $108.57
Doctor $136.39 $116.17
Dentist $143.77 $99.13

Detailed Maplewood Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Gasoline $3.19 $2.22
Tire Balancing $66.49 $50.07
All Electricity $186.95 $167.67
Phone $194.23 $175.64

Maplewood SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Maplewood

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Maplewood
Lakewood, WA 60,564 115 0.8x
Bremerton, WA 41,258 120 0.8x
Parkland, WA 37,946 109 0.8x
Port Orchard, WA 14,303 130 0.9x
Artondale, WA 14,024 138 1.0x
Vashon, WA 10,400 143 1.0x
Fife, WA 10,345 126 0.9x
Gig Harbor, WA 10,280 141 1.0x
Sumner, WA 10,246 127 0.9x
Midland, WA 9,518 108 0.8x

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