Leland, NC Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
105
Leland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
120 out of 151
In North Carolina
3,704 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Leland is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Leland, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Leland has an overall cost of living index of 105 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only North Carolina, Leland has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than North Carolina's index of 95.

The standard of living in Leland ranks as #3,705 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Leland ranks as the #2,702 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Leland Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Leland North Carolina National Average
Overall 105 95 100
Services 102 101 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 107 108 100
Housing 112 85 100
Transportation 108 94 100
Utilities 103 98 100
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Leland Cost of Living Vs. NC

Leland, 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.

$243,200
Median Home Value
$1,173
Median Rent
$68,924
Median Income
Statistic Leland North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $243,200 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,173 $907 $1,062
Median Income $68,924 $54,602 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.2x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Leland Services Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Leland North Carolina
Shampoo $1.07 $1.01
Movie $10.35 $10.72
Bowling $13.67 $13.86

Detailed Leland Groceries Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Leland North Carolina
Ground Beef $4.32 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.48 $1.4
Milk $2.58 $1.96

Detailed Leland Health Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Leland North Carolina
Haircut $15.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $42.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.23 $2.32

Detailed Leland Transportation Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Leland North Carolina
Potatoes $4.3 $3.18
Pizza $8.99 $10.39
Beer $9.69 $9.23
Optometrist $116.4 $106.34
Doctor $121.67 $115.25
Dentist $120.22 $98.38

Detailed Leland Utilities Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Leland North Carolina
Gasoline $2.5 $2.59
Tire Balancing $63.96 $48.9
All Electricity $180.8 $167.6
Phone $177.09 $163.42

Leland SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Leland

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Leland
Wilmington, NC 120,194 105 1.0x
Murraysville, NC 16,542 101 1.0x
Myrtle Grove, NC 10,753 110 1.0x
Kings Grant, NC 8,647 99 0.9x
Ogden, NC 8,408 114 1.1x
Porters Neck, NC 7,538 127 1.2x
Silver Lake, NC 6,476 99 0.9x
Carolina Beach, NC 6,265 116 1.1x
Boiling Spring Lakes, NC 6,021 96 0.9x

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