According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Dranesville has an overall cost of living index of 165 which is 1.6x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Virginia, Dranesville has a cost of living index that's 1.5x higher than Virginia's index of 107.
The standard of living in Dranesville ranks as #6068 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Dranesville ranks as the #339 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.
|Living Expense||Dranesville||Virginia||National Average|
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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Dranesville||Reston, VA||60,335||149||0.9x||Olney, MD||35,280||149||0.9x||Sterling, VA||30,403||131||0.8x||Herndon, VA||24,520||141||0.9x||North Potomac, MD||24,148||169||1.0x||Clarksburg, MD||23,548||151||0.9x||McNair, VA||20,771||142||0.9x||Great Falls, VA||15,394||236||1.4x||Kemp Mill, MD||13,838||140||0.8x||Sugarland Run, VA||12,576||136||0.8x|