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.
|Living Expense||New Carrollton||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. New Carrollton|
|North Laurel, MD||24,856||129||1.1x|
|East Riverdale, MD||16,395||117||1.0x|
|Kemp Mill, MD||14,812||141||1.2x|
|Chevy Chase, MD||9,801||204||1.7x|