Holly Springs, NC Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
Holly Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
133 out of 153
In North Carolina
4,219 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 Holly Springs is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Holly Springs, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Holly Springs has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only North Carolina, Holly Springs has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than North Carolina's index of 95.

The standard of living in Holly Springs ranks as #4,221 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Holly Springs ranks as the #2,198 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Holly Springs Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Holly Springs North Carolina National Average
Overall 111 95 100
Services 101 102 100
Groceries 93 100 100
Health 104 108 100
Housing 134 87 100
Transportation 92 96 100
Utilities 99 98 100
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Holly Springs Cost of Living Vs. NC

Holly Springs, 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 Holly Springs North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $354,500 $182,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,489 $932 $1,096
Median Income $110,758 $56,642 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.2x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Holly Springs Services Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Holly Springs North Carolina
Shampoo $0.95 $1.06
Movie $10.04 $10.68
Bowling $17.13 $14.67

Detailed Holly Springs Groceries Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Holly Springs North Carolina
Ground Beef $4.93 $4.22
Fried Chicken $0.97 $1.39
Milk $1.61 $2.05

Detailed Holly Springs Health Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Holly Springs North Carolina
Haircut $18.07 $18.62
Beauty Salon $48.42 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.04 $2.34

Detailed Holly Springs Transportation Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Holly Springs North Carolina
Potatoes $3.88 $3.29
Pizza $11.04 $10.62
Beer $9.99 $9.38
Optometrist $98.89 $108.57
Doctor $145.22 $116.17
Dentist $99.0 $99.13

Detailed Holly Springs Utilities Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Holly Springs North Carolina
Gasoline $2.27 $2.22
Tire Balancing $37.07 $50.07
All Electricity $162.8 $167.67
Phone $179.92 $175.64

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Holly Springs

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Holly Springs
Raleigh, NC 469,698 105 0.9x
Cary, NC 169,177 114 1.0x
Apex, NC 55,220 112 1.0x
Garner, NC 30,345 99 0.9x
Fuquay-Varina, NC 29,110 105 0.9x
Morrisville, NC 27,582 107 1.0x
Angier, NC 5,748 92 0.8x

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