Morrisville, NC Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
107
Morrisville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
125 out of 153
In North Carolina
3,867 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 Morrisville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Morrisville, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Morrisville has an overall cost of living index of 107 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Morrisville ranks as #3,868 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Morrisville ranks as the #2,551 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Morrisville Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Morrisville North Carolina National Average
Overall 107 95 100
Services 92 102 100
Groceries 95 100 100
Health 93 108 100
Housing 147 87 100
Transportation 97 96 100
Utilities 82 98 100
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Morrisville Cost of Living Vs. NC

Morrisville, 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.

$333,500
Median Home Value
$1,459
Median Rent
$100,495
Median Income
Statistic Morrisville North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $333,500 $182,100 $229,800
Median Rent $1,459 $932 $1,096
Median Income $100,495 $56,642 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.2x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Morrisville Services Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Morrisville North Carolina
Shampoo $1.4 $1.06
Movie $9.95 $10.68
Bowling $4.33 $14.67

Detailed Morrisville Groceries Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Morrisville North Carolina
Ground Beef $3.49 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.26 $1.39
Milk $1.82 $2.05

Detailed Morrisville Health Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Morrisville North Carolina
Haircut $15.37 $18.62
Beauty Salon $43.85 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.9 $2.34

Detailed Morrisville Transportation Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Morrisville North Carolina
Potatoes $3.28 $3.29
Pizza $9.32 $10.62
Beer $8.21 $9.38
Optometrist $108.68 $108.57
Doctor $93.53 $116.17
Dentist $86.2 $99.13

Detailed Morrisville Utilities Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Morrisville North Carolina
Gasoline $2.26 $2.22
Tire Balancing $44.82 $50.07
All Electricity $154.43 $167.67
Phone $19.95 $175.64

Morrisville SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Morrisville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Morrisville
Raleigh, NC 469,698 105 1.0x
Durham, NC 276,341 94 0.9x
Cary, NC 169,177 114 1.1x
Chapel Hill, NC 61,912 118 1.1x
Apex, NC 55,220 112 1.0x
Holly Springs, NC 36,595 111 1.0x
Garner, NC 30,345 99 0.9x
Fuquay-Varina, NC 29,110 105 1.0x
Carrboro, NC 21,254 111 1.0x
Knightdale, NC 16,798 99 0.9x

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