Point Lookout cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. 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.
IndexPoint LookoutNew YorkNational
Cost of living index215122100
IndexPoint LookoutNew YorkNational
Goods & Services index151112100
Groceries index121103100
Health care index117104100
Housing index392149100
Transportation index138122100
Utilities index133102100

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  • The cost of living in Point Lookout is 76% higher than the New York average.
  • The cost of living in Point Lookout is 115% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Point Lookout is 292% higher than the national average.
  • New York general sales tax is 21% lower than the national average.
  • New York state income tax is 80% higher than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$118,125$9,844$2,756$3,544
Renters$89,412$7,451$2,086$2,683

New York Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
New York4%8.875%

New York Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
New York4%8.82%

Goods & Services

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
Haircut $22.50$14.5954.2%
Beauty Salon $70.55$34.68103.4%
Toothpaste $4.04$2.4763.3%
Shampoo $1.14$1.0211.5%
Movie $13.83$9.8740.1%
Bowling $12.33$4.39180.8%

Groceries

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.46$4.480.4%
Fried Chicken $1.04$1.4629.0%
Milk $1.92$2.3618.5%
Potatoes $4.37$3.0642.7%
Pizza $11.49$9.2424.3%
Beer $13.09$8.6351.6%

Health Care

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $103.33$99.783.6%
Doctor $122.50$105.0316.6%
Dentist $117.50$88.7032.5%
Ibuprofen $10.06$9.416.9%
Lipitor $302.11$298.501.2%

Housing

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
Home Price $819,100.00$175,700.00366.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $4,902.79$1,081.03353.5%
Apartment Rent $2,001.00$920.00117.5%

Transportation

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.64$2.0926.2%
Tire Balancing $78.00$45.2972.2%

Utilities

ItemPoint LookoutNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$259.80$170.8052.1%
Phone $30.33$28.267.3%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
North Amityville, NY19,60813232%
Wyandanch, NY11,18713333%
Roosevelt, NY16,55414747%
Uniondale, NY24,78714747%
New Cassel, NY13,98813636%
Point Lookout, NY1,246215115%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Blackwater, AZ1,24687-13%
Richlandtown, PA1,24611313%
Bloomingburg, OH1,24682-18%
Bally, PA1,24711010%
Steep Falls, ME1,2451099%
Point Lookout, NY1,246215115%
Source: The Point Lookout, NY cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2015.