Doraville, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
98
Doraville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
110 out of 154
In Georgia
2,890 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 Doraville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Doraville, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Doraville has an overall cost of living index of 98 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Georgia, Doraville has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Georgia's index of 91.

The standard of living in Doraville ranks as #2,890 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Doraville ranks as the #3,528 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Doraville Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Doraville Georgia National Average
Overall 98 91 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 103 95 100
Health 104 99 100
Housing 86 87 100
Transportation 103 98 100
Utilities 87 91 100
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Doraville Cost of Living Vs. GA

Doraville, GA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Georgia, 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.

$230,800
Median Home Value
$1,255
Median Rent
$61,007
Median Income
Statistic Doraville Georgia United States
Median Home Value $230,800 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,255 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $61,007 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.8x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Doraville Services Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $14.15 $10.68
Bowling $17.17 $14.67

Detailed Doraville Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Ground Beef $4.61 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.3 $1.39
Milk $1.99 $2.05

Detailed Doraville Health Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Haircut $21.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $47.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.66 $2.34

Detailed Doraville Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Potatoes $3.16 $3.29
Pizza $10.06 $10.62
Beer $10.05 $9.38
Optometrist $110.27 $108.57
Doctor $119.8 $116.17
Dentist $105.78 $99.13

Detailed Doraville Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Gasoline $2.23 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.08 $50.07
All Electricity $120.82 $167.67
Phone $185.08 $175.64

Doraville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Doraville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Doraville
Sandy Springs, GA 108,180 130 1.3x
Roswell, GA 94,884 116 1.2x
Johns Creek, GA 84,551 124 1.3x
Alpharetta, GA 66,566 122 1.2x
Brookhaven, GA 54,727 125 1.3x
Dunwoody, GA 49,466 124 1.3x
Peachtree Corners, GA 43,516 114 1.2x
Woodstock, GA 32,310 106 1.1x
Chamblee, GA 29,874 103 1.1x
Duluth, GA 29,538 103 1.1x

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