Doraville, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
98
Doraville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
99 out of 153
In Georgia
2,952 out of 6,399
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 1.0x higher than Georgia's index of 94.

The standard of living in Doraville ranks as #2,953 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Doraville ranks as the #3,453 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 94 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 109 97 100
Housing 85 86 100
Transportation 108 97 100
Utilities 86 93 100
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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.

$177,600
Median Home Value
$1,178
Median Rent
$51,647
Median Income
Statistic Doraville Georgia United States
Median Home Value $177,600 $176,000 $217,500
Median Rent $1,178 $1,006 $1,062
Median Income $51,647 $58,700 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.4x 3.0x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.27x 0.21x 0.2x

Detailed Doraville Services Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Shampoo $1.04 $1.01
Movie $14.66 $10.72
Bowling $16.4 $13.86

Detailed Doraville Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Ground Beef $4.64 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.32 $1.4
Milk $2.09 $1.96

Detailed Doraville Health Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Haircut $20.9 $17.49
Beauty Salon $48.3 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.89 $2.32

Detailed Doraville Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Potatoes $3.0 $3.18
Pizza $11.39 $10.39
Beer $9.74 $9.23
Optometrist $109.2 $106.34
Doctor $119.75 $115.25
Dentist $123.4 $98.38

Detailed Doraville Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Doraville Georgia
Gasoline $2.7 $2.59
Tire Balancing $56.89 $48.9
All Electricity $124.35 $167.6
Phone $182.25 $163.42

Doraville SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Doraville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Doraville
Sandy Springs, GA 107,072 131 1.3x
Roswell, GA 94,498 119 1.2x
Johns Creek, GA 83,999 126 1.3x
Alpharetta, GA 65,590 124 1.3x
Brookhaven, GA 53,819 128 1.3x
Dunwoody, GA 49,371 128 1.3x
Peachtree Corners, GA 43,057 115 1.2x
Woodstock, GA 31,437 106 1.1x
Duluth, GA 29,370 104 1.1x
Chamblee, GA 29,232 107 1.1x

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