Laurel Hill, VA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-02-06
150
Laurel Hill's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average
149 out of 187
In Virginia
5,831 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 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 150 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 107.

The standard of living in Laurel Hill ranks as #5,835 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Laurel Hill ranks as the #571 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 150 107 100
Services 109 99 100
Groceries 97 96 100
Health 100 97 100
Housing 265 130 100
Transportation 76 90 100
Utilities 101 100 100
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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.

$496,600
Median Home Value
$2,294
Median Rent
$117,614
Median Income
Statistic Laurel Hill Virginia United States
Median Home Value $496,600 $273,100 $217,500
Median Rent $2,294 $1,234 $1,062
Median Income $117,614 $74,222 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.2x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.23x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Laurel Hill Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Shampoo $0.99 $1.01
Movie $13.55 $10.72
Bowling $17.0 $13.86

Detailed Laurel Hill Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Ground Beef $3.31 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.4
Milk $1.92 $1.96

Detailed Laurel Hill Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Haircut $16.0 $17.49
Beauty Salon $49.25 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.81 $2.32

Detailed Laurel Hill Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Potatoes $3.37 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $9.77 $9.23
Optometrist $100.63 $106.34
Doctor $110.0 $115.25
Dentist $120.0 $98.38

Detailed Laurel Hill Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Laurel Hill Virginia
Gasoline $2.38 $2.59
Tire Balancing $25.5 $48.9
All Electricity $173.81 $167.6
Phone $175.14 $163.42

Laurel Hill SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Laurel Hill

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Laurel Hill
Arlington, VA 233,464 166 1.1x
Lake Ridge, VA 44,716 127 0.8x
Burke, VA 42,806 156 1.0x
Lorton, VA 20,871 138 0.9x
Franklin Farm, VA 18,321 169 1.1x
Fort Hunt, VA 16,973 180 1.2x
Kings Park West, VA 14,227 160 1.1x
Newington, VA 13,196 143 1.0x
Newington Forest, VA 12,373 143 1.0x
Dunn Loring, VA 9,158 182 1.2x

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