According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Fort Washington has an overall cost of living index of 124 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Maryland, Fort Washington has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Maryland's index of 121.
The standard of living in Fort Washington ranks as #5,005 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Maryland. By definition, that implies Fort Washington ranks as the #1,402 most expensive place in the Old Line State.
|Living Expense||Fort Washington||Maryland||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Maryland, 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. Fort Washington|
|Oxon Hill, MD||18,080||114||0.9x|
|Hybla Valley, VA||17,069||124||1.0x|
|Fort Hunt, VA||16,973||180||1.5x|
|Mount Vernon, VA||13,113||154||1.2x|