Rockville, CT Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
109
Rockville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
8 out of 55
In Connecticut
4,038 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Rockville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Rockville, CT?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Rockville has an overall cost of living index of 109 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Connecticut, Rockville has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Connecticut's index of 124.

The standard of living in Rockville ranks as #4,039 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Connecticut. By definition, that implies Rockville ranks as the #2,380 most expensive place in the Constitution State.

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Rockville Cost Of Living Vs. Connecticut

Living Expense Rockville Connecticut National Average
Overall 109 124 100
Services 117 121 100
Groceries 106 108 100
Health 105 112 100
Housing 93 138 100
Transportation 111 112 100
Utilities 125 134 100
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Rockville Cost of Living Vs. CT

Rockville, CT Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Connecticut, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$159,900
Median Home Value
$972
Median Rent
$43,412
Median Income
Statistic Rockville Connecticut United States
Median Home Value $159,900 $279,700 $229,800
Median Rent $972 $1,201 $1,096
Median Income $43,412 $79,855 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.7x 3.5x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Rockville Services Costs Vs. Connecticut

Item Rockville Connecticut
Shampoo $0.95 $1.06
Movie $12.64 $10.68
Bowling $18.88 $14.67

Detailed Rockville Groceries Costs Vs. Connecticut

Item Rockville Connecticut
Ground Beef $4.34 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.41 $1.39
Milk $2.39 $2.05

Detailed Rockville Health Costs Vs. Connecticut

Item Rockville Connecticut
Haircut $30.29 $18.62
Beauty Salon $49.75 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.06 $2.34

Detailed Rockville Transportation Costs Vs. Connecticut

Item Rockville Connecticut
Potatoes $3.92 $3.29
Pizza $9.81 $10.62
Beer $11.01 $9.38
Optometrist $154.87 $108.57
Doctor $115.5 $116.17
Dentist $104.4 $99.13

Detailed Rockville Utilities Costs Vs. Connecticut

Item Rockville Connecticut
Gasoline $2.31 $2.22
Tire Balancing $58.77 $50.07
All Electricity $240.4 $167.67
Phone $178.6 $175.64

Rockville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Rockville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Rockville
West Hartford, CT 63,023 129 1.2x
East Hartford, CT 50,036 110 1.0x
Manchester, CT 35,946 112 1.0x
Newington, CT 30,114 118 1.1x
Wethersfield, CT 26,068 119 1.1x
Windsor Locks, CT 12,732 115 1.1x
Southwood Acres, CT 8,352 115 1.1x
Hazardville, CT 6,216 111 1.0x
Sherwood Manor, CT 5,901 113 1.0x

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