Ecorse, MI Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Ecorse's Overall Cost Of Living
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 Ecorse is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Ecorse, MI?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Ecorse has an overall cost of living index of 82 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Michigan, Ecorse has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Michigan's index of 89.

The standard of living in Ecorse ranks as #408 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Michigan. By definition, that implies Ecorse ranks as the #5998 most expensive place in the Wolverine State.

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Ecorse Cost Of Living Vs. Michigan

Living Expense Ecorse Michigan National Average
Overall 82 89 100
Services 104 95 100
Groceries 93 88 100
Health 93 94 100
Housing 38 74 100
Transportation 114 106 100
Utilities 94 99 100
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Ecorse Cost of Living Vs. MI

Ecorse, MI Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Michigan, 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 Ecorse Michigan United States
Median Home Value $40,500 $146,200 $204,900
Median Rent $839 $850 $1,023
Median Income $27,241 $54,938 $60,293
Home Value To Income 1.5x 2.7x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.37x 0.19x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Ecorse

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Ecorse
Dearborn, MI 95,089 93 1.1x
Livonia, MI 94,567 99 1.2x
Taylor, MI 61,574 87 1.1x
Royal Oak, MI 59,107 100 1.2x
Lincoln Park, MI 36,883 86 1.0x
Southgate, MI 29,268 89 1.1x
Allen Park, MI 27,353 91 1.1x
Wyandotte, MI 25,138 88 1.1x
Trenton, MI 18,368 91 1.1x
Berkley, MI 15,360 99 1.2x

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