Half Moon, NC Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
93
Half Moon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
63 out of 153
In North Carolina
2,137 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 Half Moon is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Half Moon, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Half Moon has an overall cost of living index of 93 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only North Carolina, Half Moon has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than North Carolina's index of 95.

The standard of living in Half Moon ranks as #2,137 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Half Moon ranks as the #4,282 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Half Moon Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Half Moon North Carolina National Average
Overall 93 95 100
Services 101 102 100
Groceries 100 100 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 79 87 100
Transportation 109 96 100
Utilities 104 98 100
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Half Moon Cost of Living Vs. NC

Half Moon, 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.

$146,700
Median Home Value
$866
Median Rent
$51,725
Median Income
Statistic Half Moon North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $146,700 $182,100 $229,800
Median Rent $866 $932 $1,096
Median Income $51,725 $56,642 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.8x 3.2x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Half Moon Services Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Half Moon North Carolina
Shampoo $1.07 $1.06
Movie $10.35 $10.68
Bowling $13.67 $14.67

Detailed Half Moon Groceries Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Half Moon North Carolina
Ground Beef $4.32 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.39
Milk $2.58 $2.05

Detailed Half Moon Health Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Half Moon North Carolina
Haircut $15.0 $18.62
Beauty Salon $42.5 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.23 $2.34

Detailed Half Moon Transportation Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Half Moon North Carolina
Potatoes $4.3 $3.29
Pizza $8.99 $10.62
Beer $9.69 $9.38
Optometrist $116.4 $108.57
Doctor $121.67 $116.17
Dentist $120.22 $99.13

Detailed Half Moon Utilities Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Half Moon North Carolina
Gasoline $2.5 $2.22
Tire Balancing $63.96 $50.07
All Electricity $180.8 $167.67
Phone $177.09 $175.64

Half Moon SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
6

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Half Moon

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Half Moon
Wilmington, NC 122,162 105 1.1x
Jacksonville, NC 74,313 98 1.1x
New Bern, NC 29,985 98 1.1x
Havelock, NC 19,927 96 1.0x
Murraysville, NC 16,174 102 1.1x
Piney Green, NC 14,309 98 1.1x
Winterville, NC 10,062 97 1.0x
Ogden, NC 9,071 112 1.2x
Kings Grant, NC 8,596 97 1.0x
Porters Neck, NC 7,693 128 1.4x

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