Home / Select Cities  /  2020 Comparing Arlington, VA vs. Ridgewood, NJ

2020 Compare Cities Cost of Living:
Arlington, VA vs Ridgewood, NJ

Change Cities
Highlights
Ridgewood is 4.5% more expensive than Arlington.
Ridgewood housing costs are 2.3% more expensive than Arlington housing costs.
Health related expenses are 6.8% less in Ridgewood.

Cost of Living
 Arlington, VARidgewood, NJUnited States
 168.7176.3100
 115.2111.2100
 97.190.5100
 294.8301.6100
 $681,600$697,400$231,200
 98.3114.7100
 122.5151.3100
 116.9114.3100

100 = National Average (Below 100 means cheaper than the US average. Above 100 means more expensive.)
DID YOU KNOW?

In order to keep your same standard of living your salary can vary greatly - whether you buy or rent, require child care, or want to include taxes. This is why we are now offering a Premium Salary & Cost of Living Calculator.

Our Premium Calculator Includes:
- Compare Cities cost of living across 9 different categories
- Personal salary calculations can optionally include Home ownership or rental, Child care, and Taxes (with details on state and local sales, income, property and automobile taxes)
- Includes the cost of Child Care for toddlers or infants, at a day care center or home care
- Grocery prices, detailed for 29 staple items in six categories
- Difference in cost of Utilities, including electric, gas and fuel oil
- Health Care Premiums and hospital expenses for major surgeries
- Taxes, Fees and Expenses you should know about, such as local car insurance rates, automobile taxes and registration, commuting costs.
- and 100s of other items you should consider before you relocate

Upgrade to Premium | See Example

View More Data >

Reviews for Arlington    32 Reviews
Expensive, but Nice - 6/13/2018
I lived in an apartment building near the Ballston Metro Station for 2 years before I had kids. Even back when I lived in the area, we were renting a 1 bedroom... Read More

Start Your Review of Arlington


Can't Wait To LEAVE Arlington, Va. - 1/5/2017
I have been a homeowner in Arlington for the last 6 years and the day I leave this area cannot come soon enough. The only positive to living here is the profit I will... Read More

Arlington Exploding with Construction - 11/27/2015
Here in cozy Northwest Arlington, about a third of the homes have been bulldozed in the last ten years -- and reincarnated as "McMansions." These teardowns are... Read More

Reviews for Ridgewood    6 Reviews
Ridgewood - 9/15/2009
Great place to live and... Read More

Start Your Review of Ridgewood


Close to NYC - 1/26/2009
Ridgewood, a suburb of NYC, is an ideal bedroom community. This well-established upscale community is located 30 minutes from Manhattan (by car), and is easily... Read More

quality of life - 9/26/2007
One of the most beautiful places to live outside New York... Read More

 Most Recent Searches On Compare Cities
 Compare CityCompared To This City
 Rio Rancho, New MexicoLas Cruces, New MexicoCompare
 Missoula, MontanaAshland, OregonCompare
 Haxtun, ColoradoDix, NebraskaCompare
 San Antonio, TexasFort Lauderdale, FloridaCompare
 Troy, OhioTipp City, OhioCompare
 Festus, MissouriFoley, AlabamaCompare
 Independence, OregonAnthony, New MexicoCompare
 Memphis, TennesseePhoenix, ArizonaCompare
 Greeley, ColoradoOakley, CaliforniaCompare
 Gracey, KentuckyLimington, MaineCompare
 Nashua, New HampshireBarre, VermontCompare
 Bartlett, TennesseeHarrisburg, ArkansasCompare
 Conway, South CarolinaFlorence, South CarolinaCompare
 Waco, TexasParis, TexasCompare
 Las Cruces, New MexicoJacksonville, FloridaCompare
 Hudson, ColoradoCheyenne, WyomingCompare
 Beavercreek, OhioWatseka, IllinoisCompare
 Vancouver, WashingtonDallas, OregonCompare
 Central Point, OregonMiddleton, IdahoCompare
 Curtis, NebraskaGlendale, ArizonaCompare
COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Arlington, Virginia Cost of Living vs Ridgewood, New Jersey Cost of Living: Taxes, Childcare, Groceries, Health...
Compare Now


ZIPS IN ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA
22204, 22201, 22207, 22203, 22202, 22206, 22205, 22209, 22213, 22211, 11 total
ZIPS IN RIDGEWOOD, NEW JERSEY
07450

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

Try Now


Join BestPlaces