Wilson, PA Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Wilson, PA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Wilson has an overall cost of living index of 95 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Pennsylvania, Wilson has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Pennsylvania's index of 99.

The standard of living in Wilson ranks as #2510 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Pennsylvania. By definition, that implies Wilson ranks as the #3897 most expensive place in the Keystone State.

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Wilson Cost Of Living Vs. Pennsylvania

Living Expense Wilson Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 95 99 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 100 103 100
Health 98 94 100
Housing 78 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 107 111 100
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Wilson, PA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Pennsylvania, 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 Wilson Pennsylvania United States
Median Home Value $125,100 $174,100 $204,900
Median Rent $1,049 $915 $1,023
Median Income $60,163 $59,445 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.1x 2.9x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.18x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Wilson

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Wilson
Easton, PA 27,100 94 1.0x
Fullerton, PA 15,578 100 1.1x
Phillipsburg, NJ 14,415 95 1.0x
Emmaus, PA 11,361 100 1.1x
Northampton, PA 9,873 99 1.0x
Middletown, PA 7,386 92 1.0x
Catasauqua, PA 6,550 95 1.0x
Washington, NJ 6,478 106 1.1x
Wescosville, PA 6,213 112 1.2x
Nazareth, PA 5,698 100 1.1x

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