Quinnipiac 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.
IndexQuinnipiacNew HavenConnecticut
Cost of living index97111120
IndexQuinnipiacNew HavenConnecticut
Goods & Services index121121120
Groceries index104104105
Health care index114114114
Housing index62108137
Transportation index107107112
Utilities index102102103

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Quinnipiac is 19% lower than the New Haven average.
  • The cost of living in Quinnipiac is 3% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Quinnipiac is 38% lower than the national average.
  • Connecticut general sales tax is 25% higher than the national average.
  • Connecticut state income tax is 35% higher than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Quinnipiac

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Quinnipiac

Compare New Haven, CT Cost of living To Other Cities

Salary Calculator

This is how much you would need to earn in
Price difference in compared to
Cost of living index
Goods & Services index
Groceries index
Health care index
Housing index
Transportation index
Utilities index

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Household$39,307$3,276$917$1,179

Connecticut Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Connecticut6.35%6.35%

Connecticut Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Connecticut3%6.99%

Goods & Services

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
Haircut $19.99$16.0924.3%
Beauty Salon $55.01$37.3347.4%
Toothpaste $1.98$2.4519.3%
Shampoo $0.91$1.009.2%
Movie $11.97$10.2816.4%
Bowling $7.26$4.9347.2%

Groceries

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.85$3.801.1%
Fried Chicken $1.55$1.4010.8%
Milk $2.07$2.012.9%
Potatoes $3.93$3.0130.6%
Pizza $10.96$9.8910.8%
Beer $9.96$8.9012.0%

Health Care

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $119.32$102.1616.8%
Doctor $130.03$108.3620.0%
Dentist $114.44$92.5323.7%
Ibuprofen $8.30$9.2810.5%
Lipitor $422.42$425.820.8%

Housing

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
Home Price $190,700.00$184,700.003.2%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,420.90$1,202.4418.2%
Apartment Rent $1,121.00$949.0018.1%

Transportation

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.38$2.246.2%
Tire Balancing $49.88$46.297.7%

Utilities

ItemNew HavenNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$197.95$165.9619.3%
Phone $23.90$28.6816.7%
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.
Meriden, CT60,2031066%
Naugatuck, CT31,6251088%
West Haven, CT54,97211111%
Derby, CT12,75511212%
Ansonia, CT18,95011313%
New Haven, CT130,40511111%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Thornton, CO130,5111055%
Waco, TX130,65985-15%
Charleston, SC129,88811515%
Enterprise, NV129,6201099%
Cedar Rapids, IA129,53791-9%
New Haven, CT130,40511111%
Source: The Quinnipiac, New Haven, CT cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.