Danville, VA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
78
Danville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
1 out of 187
In Virginia
110 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 Danville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Danville, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Danville has an overall cost of living index of 78 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Danville has a cost of living index that's 0.7x lower than Virginia's index of 107.

The standard of living in Danville ranks as #110 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Danville ranks as the #6,297 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Danville Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Danville Virginia National Average
Overall 78 107 100
Services 83 99 100
Groceries 88 96 100
Health 101 97 100
Housing 53 130 100
Transportation 94 90 100
Utilities 101 100 100
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Danville Cost of Living Vs. VA

Danville, VA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Virginia, 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.

$90,500
Median Home Value
$682
Median Rent
$37,203
Median Income
Statistic Danville Virginia United States
Median Home Value $90,500 $273,100 $217,500
Median Rent $682 $1,234 $1,062
Median Income $37,203 $74,222 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.4x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Danville Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Danville Virginia
Shampoo $0.78 $1.01
Movie $10.5 $10.72
Bowling $12.0 $13.86

Detailed Danville Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Danville Virginia
Ground Beef $4.26 $3.9
Fried Chicken $0.97 $1.4
Milk $1.57 $1.96

Detailed Danville Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Danville Virginia
Haircut $13.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $20.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $1.97 $2.32

Detailed Danville Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Danville Virginia
Potatoes $3.09 $3.18
Pizza $9.99 $10.39
Beer $9.98 $9.23
Optometrist $92.5 $106.34
Doctor $85.5 $115.25
Dentist $121.67 $98.38

Detailed Danville Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Danville Virginia
Gasoline $2.47 $2.59
Tire Balancing $46.45 $48.9
All Electricity $174.14 $167.6
Phone $175.14 $163.42

Danville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Danville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Danville
Greensboro, NC 291,303 93 1.2x
Chapel Hill, NC 60,998 119 1.5x
Carrboro, NC 21,230 110 1.4x
Eden, NC 15,055 79 1.0x
Mebane, NC 14,952 96 1.2x
Reidsville, NC 13,915 87 1.1x
Elon, NC 11,516 107 1.4x
Summerfield, NC 11,151 116 1.5x
Gibsonville, NC 7,127 93 1.2x
Hillsborough, NC 7,115 95 1.2x

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