New York, NY Cost of Living Index

New York cost of living index

IndexNew YorkNew YorkNational
Cost of living index148125100
Goods & Services index144110100
Groceries index149110100
Health care index127109100
Housing index166159100
Transportation index128108100
Utilities index131118100
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
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  • The cost of living in New York is 18.4% greater than the New York average.
  • The cost of living in New York is 47.8% greater than the national average.
  • Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.

New York cost of living comparison

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  • Gas
  • The price of gas in New York, NY is $4.06.
  • The price of gas in New York is 10.8% higher than the national average.
  • Kodiak, AK is the most expensive city for gas at $4.55 per gallon.
  • Augusta, GA is the least expensive city for gas at $3.11 per gallon.
  • Coffee
  • The price of coffee in New York, NY is $5.75.
  • The price of coffee in New York is 16.3% higher than the national average.
  • Juneau, AK is the most expensive city for coffee at $7.29.
  • Waco, TX is the least expensive city for coffee at $2.79.
  • Pizza
  • The price of pizza in New York, NY is $10.99.
  • The price of pizza in New York is 18.6% higher than the national average.
  • Dothan, AL is the most expensive city for pizza at $14.79.
  • Ogden, UT is the least expensive city for pizza at $6.33.

New York average prices compared to national average

The average prices for New York, NY goods and services that are below the "0" percentile are lower compared to the national average. If the average prices are above the "0" percentile, they are higher compared to the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around New York, NY

NeighborhoodMilesNeighborhoodMiles
Chinatown, New York0.5The Waterfront, Jersey City1.5
Tribeca, New York0.5East Village, New York1.5
Battery Park, New York0.7West Village, New York1.6
Financial District, New York0.7Downtown, New York1.6
Little Italy, New York0.8Cobble Hill, New York1.8
Lower East Side, New York0.8Williamsburg, New York2
Soho, New York0.9Gramercy, New York2.2
Greenwich Village, New York1.3Downtown, Jersey City2.2
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Cities near New York, NY

CityMilesCityMiles
New York, NY0Fairview, NJ7.1
Hoboken, NJ2.5Cliffside Park, NJ7.5
Jersey City, NJ3.1Kearny, NJ7.6
Union City, NJ3.9Harrison, NJ8.1
West New York, NJ5.1Edgewater, NJ8.2
Guttenberg, NJ5.5Ridgefield, NJ8.2
Secaucus, NJ5.8East Newark, NJ8.5
Bayonne, NJ6.7North Arlington, NJ8.5
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