Youngstown, OH Cost Of Living

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-08
79
Youngstown's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
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 Youngstown is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Youngstown, OH?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Youngstown has an overall cost of living index of 79 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Ohio, Youngstown has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Ohio's index of 91.

The standard of living in Youngstown ranks as #161 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Ohio. By definition, that implies Youngstown ranks as the #6245 most expensive place in the Buckeye State.

Youngstown Cost Of Living Vs. Ohio

Living Expense Youngstown Ohio National Average
Overall 79 91 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 98 96 100
Housing 36 73 100
Transportation 93 102 100
Utilities 94 91 100
For more reading on cost of living around Ohio, check out:
Youngstown Cost of Living Vs. OH

Youngstown, OH Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Ohio, 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.

$44,500
Median Home Value
$657
Median Rent
$26,951
Median Income
Statistic Youngstown Ohio United States
Median Home Value $44,500 $140,000 $204,900
Median Rent $657 $788 $1,023
Median Income $26,951 $54,533 $60,293
Home Value To Income 1.7x 2.6x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.29x 0.17x 0.2x

Youngstown SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Youngstown

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Youngstown
Tonawanda, NY 57,280 89 1.1x
Niagara Falls, NY 48,661 82 1.0x
North Tonawanda, NY 30,596 86 1.1x
Lockport, NY 20,580 84 1.1x
South Lockport, NY 7,315 84 1.1x

Articles About Ohio

Enjoy The Snack?