Milton, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Milton's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Milton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Milton, GA?

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 #5562 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Milton ranks as the #845 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Milton Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Milton Georgia National Average
Overall 139 94 100
Services 108 97 100
Groceries 104 99 100
Health 109 97 100
Housing 219 86 100
Transportation 108 97 100
Utilities 86 93 100
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Milton, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Milton Georgia United States
Median Home Value $534,400 $166,800 $204,900
Median Rent $1,335 $968 $1,023
Median Income $125,096 $55,679 $60,293
Home Value To Income 4.3x 3.0x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.13x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Milton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Milton
Sandy Springs, GA 105,411 131 0.9x
Roswell, GA 94,257 119 0.9x
Johns Creek, GA 83,637 126 0.9x
Alpharetta, GA 64,672 124 0.9x
Peachtree Corners, GA 42,463 115 0.8x
Kennesaw, GA 33,700 101 0.7x
Woodstock, GA 30,362 106 0.8x
Duluth, GA 29,239 104 0.7x
Canton, GA 27,127 101 0.7x
Sugar Hill, GA 22,314 104 0.7x

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