Purcellville, VA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
130
Purcellville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
106 out of 187
In Virginia
5,257 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 Purcellville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Purcellville, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Purcellville has an overall cost of living index of 130 which is 1.3x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Purcellville has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Virginia's index of 107.

The standard of living in Purcellville ranks as #5,261 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Purcellville ranks as the #1,146 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Purcellville Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Purcellville Virginia National Average
Overall 130 107 100
Services 102 99 100
Groceries 95 96 100
Health 101 97 100
Housing 203 130 100
Transportation 88 90 100
Utilities 102 100 100
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Purcellville Cost of Living Vs. VA

Purcellville, 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.

$464,200
Median Home Value
$1,428
Median Rent
$139,074
Median Income
Statistic Purcellville Virginia United States
Median Home Value $464,200 $273,100 $217,500
Median Rent $1,428 $1,234 $1,062
Median Income $139,074 $74,222 $62,843
Home Value To Income 3.3x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.12x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Purcellville Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Purcellville Virginia
Shampoo $1.39 $1.01
Movie $10.65 $10.72
Bowling $16.0 $13.86

Detailed Purcellville Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Purcellville Virginia
Ground Beef $3.87 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.32 $1.4
Milk $1.82 $1.96

Detailed Purcellville Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Purcellville Virginia
Haircut $10.75 $17.49
Beauty Salon $33.4 $38.17
Toothpaste $3.12 $2.32

Detailed Purcellville Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Purcellville Virginia
Potatoes $2.98 $3.18
Pizza $11.5 $10.39
Beer $10.82 $9.23
Optometrist $111.5 $106.34
Doctor $122.5 $115.25
Dentist $95.65 $98.38

Detailed Purcellville Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Purcellville Virginia
Gasoline $2.55 $2.59
Tire Balancing $36.25 $48.9
All Electricity $177.43 $167.6
Phone $175.14 $163.42

Purcellville SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
3

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Purcellville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Purcellville
Leesburg, VA 52,994 136 1.0x
South Riding, VA 31,515 155 1.2x
Brambleton, VA 21,358 163 1.3x
Stone Ridge, VA 14,220 153 1.2x
Broadlands, VA 13,576 163 1.3x
Sugarland Run, VA 12,956 136 1.0x
Lansdowne, VA 12,354 152 1.2x
Cascades, VA 11,389 151 1.2x
Countryside, VA 9,701 138 1.1x
Belmont, VA 6,632 188 1.4x

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