Highland Springs, VA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
95
Highland Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
33 out of 186
In Virginia
2,449 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 Highland Springs is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Highland Springs, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Highland Springs has an overall cost of living index of 95 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Highland Springs has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Virginia's index of 106.

The standard of living in Highland Springs ranks as #2,449 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Highland Springs ranks as the #3,969 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Highland Springs Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Highland Springs Virginia National Average
Overall 95 106 100
Services 101 99 100
Groceries 91 98 100
Health 104 98 100
Housing 81 131 100
Transportation 90 93 100
Utilities 101 96 100
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Highland Springs Cost of Living Vs. VA

Highland Springs, 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.

$151,000
Median Home Value
$1,101
Median Rent
$47,404
Median Income
Statistic Highland Springs Virginia United States
Median Home Value $151,000 $282,800 $229,800
Median Rent $1,101 $1,257 $1,096
Median Income $47,404 $76,398 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.2x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.28x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Highland Springs Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Highland Springs Virginia
Shampoo $0.97 $1.06
Movie $11.73 $10.68
Bowling $18.0 $14.67

Detailed Highland Springs Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Highland Springs Virginia
Ground Beef $3.61 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.05 $1.39
Milk $1.58 $2.05

Detailed Highland Springs Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Highland Springs Virginia
Haircut $21.36 $18.62
Beauty Salon $44.43 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.85 $2.34

Detailed Highland Springs Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Highland Springs Virginia
Potatoes $3.16 $3.29
Pizza $10.13 $10.62
Beer $9.82 $9.38
Optometrist $116.2 $108.57
Doctor $139.74 $116.17
Dentist $99.4 $99.13

Detailed Highland Springs Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Highland Springs Virginia
Gasoline $2.01 $2.22
Tire Balancing $46.7 $50.07
All Electricity $176.41 $167.67
Phone $177.97 $175.64

Highland Springs SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Highland Springs

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Highland Springs
Richmond, VA 229,233 99 1.0x
Tuckahoe, VA 48,517 111 1.2x
Mechanicsville, VA 37,141 107 1.1x
Short Pump, VA 27,385 125 1.3x
Laurel, VA 17,678 98 1.0x
Bon Air, VA 17,599 106 1.1x
East Highland Park, VA 16,499 95 1.0x
Glen Allen, VA 14,842 108 1.1x
Brandermill, VA 13,887 108 1.1x
Lakeside, VA 12,749 99 1.0x

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