New Carrollton, MD Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
118
New Carrollton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
73 out of 188
In Maryland
4,687 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 New Carrollton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in New Carrollton, MD?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, New Carrollton has an overall cost of living index of 118 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Maryland, New Carrollton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Maryland's index of 120.

The standard of living in New Carrollton ranks as #4,689 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Maryland. By definition, that implies New Carrollton ranks as the #1,729 most expensive place in the Old Line State.

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New Carrollton Cost Of Living Vs. Maryland

Living Expense New Carrollton Maryland National Average
Overall 118 120 100
Services 120 111 100
Groceries 117 114 100
Health 95 84 100
Housing 130 151 100
Transportation 107 109 100
Utilities 112 108 100
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New Carrollton Cost of Living Vs. MD

New Carrollton, MD Housing Cost Breakdown

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.

$287,000
Median Home Value
$1,521
Median Rent
$70,776
Median Income
Statistic New Carrollton Maryland United States
Median Home Value $287,000 $325,400 $229,800
Median Rent $1,521 $1,415 $1,096
Median Income $70,776 $87,063 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.1x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed New Carrollton Services Costs Vs. Maryland

Item New Carrollton Maryland
Shampoo $1.36 $1.06
Movie $13.92 $10.68
Bowling $19.57 $14.67

Detailed New Carrollton Groceries Costs Vs. Maryland

Item New Carrollton Maryland
Ground Beef $4.41 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.8 $1.39
Milk $2.46 $2.05

Detailed New Carrollton Health Costs Vs. Maryland

Item New Carrollton Maryland
Haircut $30.9 $18.62
Beauty Salon $66.76 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.47 $2.34

Detailed New Carrollton Transportation Costs Vs. Maryland

Item New Carrollton Maryland
Potatoes $4.33 $3.29
Pizza $11.68 $10.62
Beer $10.08 $9.38
Optometrist $79.25 $108.57
Doctor $109.41 $116.17
Dentist $94.31 $99.13

Detailed New Carrollton Utilities Costs Vs. Maryland

Item New Carrollton Maryland
Gasoline $2.31 $2.22
Tire Balancing $53.69 $50.07
All Electricity $204.75 $167.67
Phone $184.51 $175.64

New Carrollton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around New Carrollton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. New Carrollton
Olney, MD 35,350 150 1.3x
Ilchester, MD 26,873 133 1.1x
North Laurel, MD 24,856 129 1.1x
Greenbelt, MD 23,253 117 1.0x
Seabrook, MD 19,020 122 1.0x
East Riverdale, MD 16,395 117 1.0x
Kemp Mill, MD 14,812 141 1.2x
Colesville, MD 14,397 140 1.2x
Lanham, MD 11,054 125 1.1x
Chevy Chase, MD 9,801 204 1.7x

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