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Cost of Living Report

Location

Total

100%

Grocery

13.36%

Housing

28.64%

Utilities

10.46%

Trans.

10.66%

Health

4.44%

Misc.

32.44%

Avg. Avg.
Rent Home Price
Bloomington-Normal IL 97.9 98.1 99.6 99.6 94.3 96.9 96.9 $691 $269,625
Peoria IL 92.9 91.1 84.4 99.9 106.0 93.4 94.4 $636 $278,125
Champaign-Urbana IL 97.0 92.8 90.2 112.1 97.9 104.6 98.5 $838 $230,675
Chicago IL  114.7 114.4 133.8 97.6 114.5 107.1 104.6 $1,418 $432,002
Danville IL 90.5 92.6 70.6 116.5 113.5 97.6 90.3 $613 $216,798
Decatur IL 89.8 90.2 81.2 98.4 94.4 88.1 93.1 $476 $225,000
Galesburg IL 92.5 100.8 76.5 106.1 94.2 94.1 98.1 $525 $250,000
Joliet-Will County IL 99.9 98.0 98.8 103.3 106.4 104.6 97.7 $998 $267,937
Quincy IL 95.4 96.9 94.9 92.7 95.4 100.4 95.5 $575 $266,800
Springfield IL 88.1 89.9 72.4 78.3 111.1 102.0 94.8 $611 $227,414

Demographic data © 2006 by Experian/Applied Geographic Solutions.

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