Tenafly, NJ Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Tenafly, NJ?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Tenafly has an overall cost of living index of 178 which is 1.8x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only New Jersey, Tenafly has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than New Jersey's index of 123.

The standard of living in Tenafly ranks as #6191 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in New Jersey. By definition, that implies Tenafly ranks as the #215 most expensive place in the Garden State.

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Tenafly Cost Of Living Vs. New Jersey

Living Expense Tenafly New Jersey National Average
Overall 178 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 108 110 100
Health 107 102 100
Housing 335 158 100
Transportation 111 110 100
Utilities 105 100 100
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Tenafly, NJ Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in New Jersey, 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 Tenafly New Jersey United States
Median Home Value $807,000 $327,900 $204,900
Median Rent $1,807 $1,295 $1,023
Median Income $159,722 $79,363 $60,293
Home Value To Income 5.1x 4.1x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.14x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Tenafly

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Tenafly
Englewood, NJ 28,332 134 0.8x
Bergenfield, NJ 27,372 127 0.7x
Dumont, NJ 17,694 129 0.7x
New Milford, NJ 16,578 134 0.8x
North New Hyde Park, NY 15,726 173 1.0x
Port Washington, NY 15,600 185 1.0x
Cresskill, NJ 8,730 158 0.9x
Closter, NJ 8,585 168 0.9x
Briarcliff Manor, NY 7,697 174 1.0x
Williston Park, NY 7,294 163 0.9x

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