Ayden, NC Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Ayden, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Ayden has an overall cost of living index of 84 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only North Carolina, Ayden has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than North Carolina's index of 95.

The standard of living in Ayden ranks as #647 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Ayden ranks as the #5760 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Ayden Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Ayden North Carolina National Average
Overall 84 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 55 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100
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Ayden Cost of Living Vs. NC

Ayden, NC Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in North Carolina, 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 Ayden North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $108,100 $165,900 $204,900
Median Rent $598 $877 $1,023
Median Income $38,182 $52,413 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.8x 3.2x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Ayden

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Ayden
Greenville, NC 91,207 92 1.1x
Wilson, NC 49,230 90 1.1x
New Bern, NC 29,958 97 1.2x
Havelock, NC 20,330 97 1.2x
Piney Green, NC 14,061 97 1.2x
Washington, NC 9,649 99 1.2x
Winterville, NC 9,546 94 1.1x
Half Moon, NC 7,669 95 1.1x
Nashville, NC 5,523 87 1.0x
Williamston, NC 5,375 93 1.1x

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