According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Milton has an overall cost of living index of 139 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Georgia, Milton has a cost of living index that's 1.5x higher than Georgia's index of 94.
The standard of living in Milton ranks as #5,562 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Milton ranks as the #845 most expensive place in the Peach State.
|Living Expense||Milton||Georgia||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Milton|
|Sandy Springs, GA||107,072||131||0.9x|
|Johns Creek, GA||83,999||126||0.9x|
|Peachtree Corners, GA||43,057||115||0.8x|
|Sugar Hill, GA||23,121||104||0.7x|