Groveton, VA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
138
Groveton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
118 out of 186
In Virginia
5,521 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 Groveton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Groveton, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Groveton has an overall cost of living index of 138 which is 1.4x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Groveton has a cost of living index that's 1.3x higher than Virginia's index of 106.

The standard of living in Groveton ranks as #5,524 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Groveton ranks as the #895 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Groveton Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Groveton Virginia National Average
Overall 138 106 100
Services 107 99 100
Groceries 120 98 100
Health 102 98 100
Housing 204 131 100
Transportation 100 93 100
Utilities 98 96 100
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Groveton Cost of Living Vs. VA

Groveton, 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.

$443,400
Median Home Value
$1,646
Median Rent
$94,110
Median Income
Statistic Groveton Virginia United States
Median Home Value $443,400 $282,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,646 $1,257 $1,096
Median Income $94,110 $76,398 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.7x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Groveton Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Groveton Virginia
Shampoo $1.04 $1.06
Movie $12.45 $10.68
Bowling $19.83 $14.67

Detailed Groveton Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Groveton Virginia
Ground Beef $4.79 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.62 $1.39
Milk $2.58 $2.05

Detailed Groveton Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Groveton Virginia
Haircut $25.56 $18.62
Beauty Salon $56.94 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.52 $2.34

Detailed Groveton Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Groveton Virginia
Potatoes $4.21 $3.29
Pizza $11.66 $10.62
Beer $10.66 $9.38
Optometrist $104.67 $108.57
Doctor $128.0 $116.17
Dentist $103.17 $99.13

Detailed Groveton Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Groveton Virginia
Gasoline $2.24 $2.22
Tire Balancing $51.0 $50.07
All Electricity $160.85 $167.67
Phone $177.97 $175.64

Groveton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Groveton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Groveton
Bethesda, MD 65,092 192 1.4x
North Bethesda, MD 49,719 159 1.2x
Potomac, MD 46,256 198 1.4x
Franconia, VA 19,478 142 1.0x
Franklin Farm, VA 18,845 167 1.2x
Hybla Valley, VA 18,438 124 0.9x
Kingstowne, VA 17,585 143 1.0x
Fort Hunt, VA 16,383 180 1.3x
Huntington, VA 13,526 132 1.0x
Mount Vernon, VA 13,490 153 1.1x

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