Norcross, GA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
97
Norcross's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
105 out of 154
In Georgia
2,747 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 Norcross is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Norcross, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Norcross has an overall cost of living index of 97 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Norcross ranks as #2,747 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Norcross ranks as the #3,672 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Norcross Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Norcross Georgia National Average
Overall 97 91 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 105 95 100
Health 100 99 100
Housing 92 87 100
Transportation 103 98 100
Utilities 87 91 100
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Norcross Cost of Living Vs. GA

Norcross, 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.

$230,300
Median Home Value
$1,285
Median Rent
$65,409
Median Income
Statistic Norcross Georgia United States
Median Home Value $230,300 $190,200 $229,800
Median Rent $1,285 $1,042 $1,096
Median Income $65,409 $61,224 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.1x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.24x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Norcross Services Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Norcross Groceries Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Norcross Health Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Detailed Norcross Transportation Costs Vs. Georgia

Item Norcross 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 Norcross Utilities Costs Vs. Georgia

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

Norcross SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Norcross

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Norcross
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 1.3x
Dunwoody, GA 49,466 124 1.3x
Peachtree Corners, GA 43,516 114 1.2x
Chamblee, GA 29,874 103 1.1x
Duluth, GA 29,538 103 1.1x
Decatur, GA 24,814 124 1.3x
Sugar Hill, GA 23,994 103 1.1x

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