According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Poquoson has an overall cost of living index of 113 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Virginia, Poquoson has a cost of living index that's 1.1x higher than Virginia's index of 106.
The standard of living in Poquoson ranks as #4,365 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Poquoson ranks as the #2,053 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.
|Living Expense||Poquoson||Virginia||National Average|
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.
|Median Home Value||$344,300||$282,800||$229,800|
|Home Value To Income||3.4x||3.7x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.16x||0.2x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Poquoson|
|Newport News, VA||179,582||102||0.9x|
|Gloucester Point, VA||10,373||105||0.9x|