Dranesville, VA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
165
Dranesville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
170 out of 187
In Virginia
6,063 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 Dranesville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Dranesville, VA?

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 #6,068 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Dranesville ranks as the #339 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Dranesville Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Dranesville Virginia National Average
Overall 165 107 100
Services 112 99 100
Groceries 122 96 100
Health 88 97 100
Housing 286 130 100
Transportation 114 90 100
Utilities 112 100 100
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Dranesville Cost of Living Vs. VA

Dranesville, 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.

$576,100
Median Home Value
$2,901
Median Rent
$179,031
Median Income
Statistic Dranesville Virginia United States
Median Home Value $576,100 $273,100 $217,500
Median Rent $2,901 $1,234 $1,062
Median Income $179,031 $74,222 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.19x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Dranesville Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Dranesville Virginia
Shampoo $1.79 $1.01
Movie $12.5 $10.72
Bowling $18.5 $13.86

Detailed Dranesville Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Dranesville Virginia
Ground Beef $5.16 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.99 $1.4
Milk $2.99 $1.96

Detailed Dranesville Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Dranesville Virginia
Haircut $31.21 $17.49
Beauty Salon $62.71 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.04 $2.32

Detailed Dranesville Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Dranesville Virginia
Potatoes $4.59 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $10.99 $9.23
Optometrist $75.0 $106.34
Doctor $97.0 $115.25
Dentist $87.0 $98.38

Detailed Dranesville Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Dranesville Virginia
Gasoline $2.8 $2.59
Tire Balancing $62.0 $48.9
All Electricity $200.52 $167.6
Phone $187.49 $163.42

Dranesville SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Dranesville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Dranesville
Reston, VA 61,147 149 0.9x
Olney, MD 35,191 149 0.9x
Sterling, VA 30,271 131 0.8x
Clarksburg, MD 24,767 151 0.9x
Herndon, VA 24,532 141 0.9x
North Potomac, MD 23,914 169 1.0x
McNair, VA 21,485 142 0.9x
Great Falls, VA 14,872 236 1.4x
Kemp Mill, MD 14,733 140 0.8x
Sugarland Run, VA 12,956 136 0.8x

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