Maplewood, WA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
145
Maplewood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
158 out of 190
In Washington
5,720 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 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 145 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 116.

The standard of living in Maplewood ranks as #5,724 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Washington. By definition, that implies Maplewood ranks as the #682 most expensive place in the Evergreen State.

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Maplewood Cost Of Living Vs. Washington

Living Expense Maplewood Washington National Average
Overall 145 116 100
Services 136 108 100
Groceries 129 108 100
Health 128 119 100
Housing 181 135 100
Transportation 135 116 100
Utilities 107 89 100
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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.

$433,700
Median Home Value
$1,676
Median Rent
$105,339
Median Income
Statistic Maplewood Washington United States
Median Home Value $433,700 $339,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,676 $1,258 $1,062
Median Income $105,339 $73,775 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.1x 4.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Maplewood Services Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Shampoo $1.18 $1.01
Movie $14.42 $10.72
Bowling $20.67 $13.86

Detailed Maplewood Groceries Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Ground Beef $5.99 $3.9
Fried Chicken $2.12 $1.4
Milk $1.99 $1.96

Detailed Maplewood Health Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Haircut $34.38 $17.49
Beauty Salon $47.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.37 $2.32

Detailed Maplewood Transportation Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Potatoes $2.99 $3.18
Pizza $12.1 $10.39
Beer $11.49 $9.23
Optometrist $159.86 $106.34
Doctor $136.67 $115.25
Dentist $147.5 $98.38

Detailed Maplewood Utilities Costs Vs. Washington

Item Maplewood Washington
Gasoline $3.57 $2.59
Tire Balancing $65.7 $48.9
All Electricity $181.53 $167.6
Phone $191.4 $163.42

Maplewood SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Maplewood

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Maplewood
Lakewood, WA 60,111 110 0.8x
Bremerton, WA 40,631 120 0.8x
Parkland, WA 37,303 105 0.7x
Port Orchard, WA 14,062 130 0.9x
Artondale, WA 13,364 134 0.9x
Vashon, WA 10,291 146 1.0x
Fife, WA 10,096 127 0.9x
Sumner, WA 10,053 127 0.9x
Midland, WA 10,005 104 0.7x
Gig Harbor, WA 9,854 142 1.0x

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