Vienna, VA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
170
Vienna's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
172 out of 186
In Virginia
6,123 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 Vienna is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Vienna, VA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Vienna has an overall cost of living index of 170 which is 1.7x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Virginia, Vienna has a cost of living index that's 1.6x higher than Virginia's index of 106.

The standard of living in Vienna ranks as #6,127 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Vienna ranks as the #292 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Vienna Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Vienna Virginia National Average
Overall 170 106 100
Services 112 99 100
Groceries 121 98 100
Health 94 98 100
Housing 312 131 100
Transportation 105 93 100
Utilities 95 96 100
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Vienna Cost of Living Vs. VA

Vienna, 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.

$778,200
Median Home Value
$2,235
Median Rent
$168,269
Median Income
Statistic Vienna Virginia United States
Median Home Value $778,200 $282,800 $229,800
Median Rent $2,235 $1,257 $1,096
Median Income $168,269 $76,398 $64,994
Home Value To Income 4.6x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.16x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Vienna Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Shampoo $1.0 $1.06
Movie $13.15 $10.68
Bowling $22.0 $14.67

Detailed Vienna Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Ground Beef $4.79 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.59 $1.39
Milk $2.61 $2.05

Detailed Vienna Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Haircut $26.08 $18.62
Beauty Salon $63.44 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.19 $2.34

Detailed Vienna Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Potatoes $4.46 $3.29
Pizza $11.99 $10.62
Beer $11.41 $9.38
Optometrist $90.67 $108.57
Doctor $103.89 $116.17
Dentist $99.0 $99.13

Detailed Vienna Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Gasoline $2.3 $2.22
Tire Balancing $52.0 $50.07
All Electricity $160.85 $167.67
Phone $177.97 $175.64

Vienna SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Vienna

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Vienna
Oakton, VA 36,468 163 1.0x
Olney, MD 35,350 150 0.9x
North Potomac, MD 24,146 167 1.0x
Fairfax, VA 23,312 147 0.9x
Merrifield, VA 18,523 150 0.9x
Idylwood, VA 18,099 150 0.9x
Wolf Trap, VA 16,497 210 1.2x
Kemp Mill, MD 14,812 141 0.8x
Colesville, MD 14,397 140 0.8x
Travilah, MD 11,239 227 1.3x

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