Decatur, Illinois vs. Oak Brook, Illinois

Cost of Living Comparison

The cost of living in Oak Brook, Illinois is 114.5% more expensive than Decatur, Illinois.

You would need a salary of $164,880 in Oak Brook, Illinois to maintain the standard of living you have in Decatur, Illinois.
Comparison highlights
• Overall, Oak Brook, Illinois is more expensive than Decatur, Illinois
• Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost
846% more expensive in Oak Brook
than in Decatur, Illinois
Decatur, IL vs. Oak Brook, IL
Compared to Decatur, Oak Brook is:
  Homeowner
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
  114.5% higher
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Renter
      No Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes not Considered
      Child Care, Taxes Considered
      No Child Care, Taxes Considered
  Food
  18.1% higher
  Housing (Homeowner)
  998.9% higher
  Housing (Rent)
  Median Home Cost
  Utilities
  1.1% lower
  Commute
  73.9% higher
  Health
  15.0% lower
  Taxes
  Childcare
  Personal
  19.6% higher

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