East Flat Rock, NC Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
East Flat Rock'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 East Flat Rock is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in East Flat Rock, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, East Flat Rock has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in East Flat Rock ranks as #1524 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies East Flat Rock ranks as the #4883 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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East Flat Rock Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense East Flat Rock North Carolina National Average
Overall 89 95 100
Services 98 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 116 108 100
Housing 66 85 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 101 98 100
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East Flat Rock, 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 East Flat Rock North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $152,900 $165,900 $204,900
Median Rent $640 $877 $1,023
Median Income $39,209 $52,413 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.9x 3.2x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around East Flat Rock

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. East Flat Rock
Hendersonville, NC 13,809 95 1.1x
Fletcher, NC 7,952 101 1.1x
Brevard, NC 7,785 97 1.1x
Etowah, NC 7,420 99 1.1x
Mills River, NC 7,173 102 1.1x

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