Hales Corners, WI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
100
Hales Corners's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
102 out of 143
In Wisconsin
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 Hales Corners is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hales Corners, WI?

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

Compared to only Wisconsin, Hales Corners has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Wisconsin's index of 97.

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

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Hales Corners Cost Of Living Vs. Wisconsin

Living Expense Hales Corners Wisconsin National Average
Overall 100 97 100
Services 96 97 100
Groceries 96 100 100
Health 110 111 100
Housing 116 87 100
Transportation 90 95 100
Utilities 96 98 100
For more reading on cost of living around Wisconsin, check out:
Hales Corners Cost of Living Vs. WI

Hales Corners, WI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Wisconsin, 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.

$231,200
Median Home Value
$1,073
Median Rent
$74,191
Median Income
Statistic Hales Corners Wisconsin United States
Median Home Value $231,200 $189,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,073 $872 $1,096
Median Income $74,191 $63,293 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.1x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.17x 0.2x

Detailed Hales Corners Services Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Hales Corners Wisconsin
Shampoo $1.09 $1.06
Movie $11.14 $10.68
Bowling $16.27 $14.67

Detailed Hales Corners Groceries Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Hales Corners Wisconsin
Ground Beef $4.05 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.22 $1.39
Milk $1.98 $2.05

Detailed Hales Corners Health Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Hales Corners Wisconsin
Haircut $22.22 $18.62
Beauty Salon $41.93 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.24 $2.34

Detailed Hales Corners Transportation Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Hales Corners Wisconsin
Potatoes $2.49 $3.29
Pizza $10.35 $10.62
Beer $7.84 $9.38
Optometrist $60.0 $108.57
Doctor $175.4 $116.17
Dentist $101.1 $99.13

Detailed Hales Corners Utilities Costs Vs. Wisconsin

Item Hales Corners Wisconsin
Gasoline $2.01 $2.22
Tire Balancing $47.04 $50.07
All Electricity $159.26 $167.67
Phone $178.69 $175.64

Hales Corners SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hales Corners

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hales Corners
West Allis, WI 59,861 92 0.9x
Wauwatosa, WI 48,143 102 1.0x
New Berlin, WI 39,794 103 1.0x
Brookfield, WI 38,626 112 1.1x
Menomonee Falls, WI 37,611 103 1.0x
Greenfield, WI 37,117 93 0.9x
Oak Creek, WI 36,321 99 1.0x
Franklin, WI 36,013 104 1.0x
Muskego, WI 25,077 108 1.1x
Mequon, WI 24,357 119 1.2x

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