Millersville, PA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
99
Millersville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
139 out of 247
In Pennsylvania
3,027 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 Millersville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Millersville, PA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Millersville has an overall cost of living index of 99 which is 1.0x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Pennsylvania, Millersville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Pennsylvania's index of 102.

The standard of living in Millersville ranks as #3,027 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Pennsylvania. By definition, that implies Millersville ranks as the #3,392 most expensive place in the Keystone State.

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Millersville Cost Of Living Vs. Pennsylvania

Living Expense Millersville Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 99 102 100
Services 104 100 100
Groceries 100 108 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 95 92 100
Transportation 111 113 100
Utilities 108 112 100
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Millersville Cost of Living Vs. PA

Millersville, PA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Pennsylvania, 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.

$181,100
Median Home Value
$1,158
Median Rent
$55,756
Median Income
Statistic Millersville Pennsylvania United States
Median Home Value $181,100 $187,500 $229,800
Median Rent $1,158 $958 $1,096
Median Income $55,756 $63,627 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 2.9x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Millersville Services Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Millersville Pennsylvania
Shampoo $1.18 $1.06
Movie $13.11 $10.68
Bowling $13.65 $14.67

Detailed Millersville Groceries Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Millersville Pennsylvania
Ground Beef $4.21 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.34 $1.39
Milk $2.44 $2.05

Detailed Millersville Health Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Millersville Pennsylvania
Haircut $18.18 $18.62
Beauty Salon $33.13 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.84 $2.34

Detailed Millersville Transportation Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Millersville Pennsylvania
Potatoes $3.49 $3.29
Pizza $10.69 $10.62
Beer $11.96 $9.38
Optometrist $86.81 $108.57
Doctor $103.0 $116.17
Dentist $93.74 $99.13

Detailed Millersville Utilities Costs Vs. Pennsylvania

Item Millersville Pennsylvania
Gasoline $2.54 $2.22
Tire Balancing $48.77 $50.07
All Electricity $191.01 $167.67
Phone $189.01 $175.64

Millersville SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Millersville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Millersville
Lancaster, PA 59,321 93 0.9x
Ephrata, PA 13,817 96 1.0x
Columbia, PA 10,369 91 0.9x
Lititz, PA 9,503 102 1.0x
East York, PA 8,984 100 1.0x
Willow Street, PA 8,953 113 1.1x
Mount Joy, PA 8,204 101 1.0x
Leola, PA 7,720 103 1.0x
Red Lion, PA 6,334 95 1.0x
New Holland, PA 5,479 105 1.1x

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