Bethalto, IL Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
89
Bethalto's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Bethalto is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Bethalto, IL?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Bethalto has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Illinois, Bethalto has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Illinois's index of 98.

The standard of living in Bethalto ranks as #1524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Illinois. By definition, that implies Bethalto ranks as the #4883 most expensive place in the Prairie State.

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Bethalto Cost Of Living Vs. Illinois

Living Expense Bethalto Illinois National Average
Overall 89 98 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 105 97 100
Health 92 100 100
Housing 73 95 100
Transportation 95 112 100
Utilities 101 97 100
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Bethalto Cost of Living Vs. IL

Bethalto, IL Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Illinois, 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.

$131,000
Median Home Value
$763
Median Rent
$64,545
Median Income
Statistic Bethalto Illinois United States
Median Home Value $131,000 $187,200 $204,900
Median Rent $763 $984 $1,023
Median Income $64,545 $63,575 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.0x 2.9x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.19x 0.2x

Bethalto SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Bethalto

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Bethalto
Alton, IL 26,884 83 0.9x
Edwardsville, IL 24,868 98 1.1x
Collinsville, IL 24,756 89 1.0x
Old Jamestown, MO 19,439 99 1.1x
Godfrey, IL 17,685 90 1.0x
Glen Carbon, IL 12,845 99 1.1x
Troy, IL 10,356 93 1.0x
Wood River, IL 10,234 84 0.9x
Maryville, IL 7,955 98 1.1x
Black Jack, MO 6,943 88 1.0x

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