Zebulon, NC Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
93
Zebulon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
64 out of 151
In North Carolina
2,223 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 Zebulon is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Zebulon, NC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Zebulon 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, Zebulon has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than North Carolina's index of 95.

The standard of living in Zebulon ranks as #2,224 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in North Carolina. By definition, that implies Zebulon ranks as the #4,182 most expensive place in the Tar Heel State.

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Zebulon Cost Of Living Vs. North Carolina

Living Expense Zebulon North Carolina National Average
Overall 93 95 100
Services 101 101 100
Groceries 94 98 100
Health 105 108 100
Housing 85 85 100
Transportation 82 94 100
Utilities 99 98 100
For more reading on cost of living around North Carolina, check out:
Zebulon Cost of Living Vs. NC

Zebulon, 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.

$130,100
Median Home Value
$1,151
Median Rent
$46,849
Median Income
Statistic Zebulon North Carolina United States
Median Home Value $130,100 $172,500 $217,500
Median Rent $1,151 $907 $1,062
Median Income $46,849 $54,602 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 3.2x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.29x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Zebulon Services Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Zebulon North Carolina
Shampoo $0.89 $1.01
Movie $10.64 $10.72
Bowling $16.6 $13.86

Detailed Zebulon Groceries Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Zebulon North Carolina
Ground Beef $4.22 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.03 $1.4
Milk $1.52 $1.96

Detailed Zebulon Health Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Zebulon North Carolina
Haircut $16.2 $17.49
Beauty Salon $49.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.08 $2.32

Detailed Zebulon Transportation Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Zebulon North Carolina
Potatoes $3.69 $3.18
Pizza $9.71 $10.39
Beer $9.49 $9.23
Optometrist $99.99 $106.34
Doctor $143.17 $115.25
Dentist $99.0 $98.38

Detailed Zebulon Utilities Costs Vs. North Carolina

Item Zebulon North Carolina
Gasoline $2.6 $2.59
Tire Balancing $25.99 $48.9
All Electricity $167.45 $167.6
Phone $177.09 $163.42

Zebulon SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Zebulon

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Zebulon
Raleigh, NC 464,485 102 1.1x
Wake Forest, NC 42,111 108 1.2x
Garner, NC 29,462 96 1.0x
Clayton, NC 21,681 96 1.0x
Knightdale, NC 16,001 97 1.0x
Rolesville, NC 7,488 104 1.1x
Wendell, NC 7,308 91 1.0x
Selma, NC 6,746 85 0.9x

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