Laurel Hill, VA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
149
Laurel Hill's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
146 out of 186
In Virginia
5,822 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 Laurel Hill is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Laurel Hill, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Laurel Hill has an overall cost of living index of 149 which is 1.5x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Laurel Hill has a cost of living index that's 1.4x higher than Virginia's index of 106.

The standard of living in Laurel Hill ranks as #5,825 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Laurel Hill ranks as the #593 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Laurel Hill Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Laurel Hill Virginia National Average
Overall 149 106 100
Services 107 99 100
Groceries 102 98 100
Health 108 98 100
Housing 267 131 100
Transportation 88 93 100
Utilities 100 96 100
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Laurel Hill Cost of Living Vs. VA

Laurel Hill, 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.

$516,900
Median Home Value
$2,370
Median Rent
$113,750
Median Income
Statistic Laurel Hill Virginia United States
Median Home Value $516,900 $282,800 $229,800
Median Rent $2,370 $1,257 $1,096
Median Income $113,750 $76,398 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.5x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.25x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Laurel Hill Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $12.32 $10.68
Bowling $16.25 $14.67

Detailed Laurel Hill Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Ground Beef $3.94 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.28 $1.39
Milk $2.18 $2.05

Detailed Laurel Hill Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Haircut $15.5 $18.62
Beauty Salon $47.93 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.47 $2.34

Detailed Laurel Hill Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Potatoes $3.08 $3.29
Pizza $11.55 $10.62
Beer $10.12 $9.38
Optometrist $111.83 $108.57
Doctor $116.67 $116.17
Dentist $120.0 $99.13

Detailed Laurel Hill Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Gasoline $2.09 $2.22
Tire Balancing $36.5 $50.07
All Electricity $177.06 $167.67
Phone $177.97 $175.64

Laurel Hill SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Laurel Hill

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Laurel Hill
Arlington, VA 236,434 167 1.1x
Lake Ridge, VA 45,111 128 0.9x
Burke, VA 44,077 154 1.0x
Woodbridge, VA 42,517 127 0.9x
Lorton, VA 20,924 140 0.9x
Franklin Farm, VA 18,845 167 1.1x
Fort Hunt, VA 16,383 180 1.2x
Kings Park West, VA 14,090 158 1.1x
Newington, VA 13,452 140 0.9x
Newington Forest, VA 12,484 144 1.0x

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