Vienna, VA Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
171
Vienna's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
173 out of 187
In Virginia
6,130 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 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 171 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 107.

The standard of living in Vienna ranks as #6,136 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Vienna ranks as the #271 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.

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Vienna Cost Of Living Vs. Virginia

Living Expense Vienna Virginia National Average
Overall 171 107 100
Services 112 99 100
Groceries 127 96 100
Health 91 97 100
Housing 311 130 100
Transportation 106 90 100
Utilities 98 100 100
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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.

$743,500
Median Home Value
$2,081
Median Rent
$161,196
Median Income
Statistic Vienna Virginia United States
Median Home Value $743,500 $273,100 $217,500
Median Rent $2,081 $1,234 $1,062
Median Income $161,196 $74,222 $62,843
Home Value To Income 4.6x 3.7x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.2x 0.2x

Detailed Vienna Services Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Shampoo $1.12 $1.01
Movie $13.15 $10.72
Bowling $22.0 $13.86

Detailed Vienna Groceries Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Ground Beef $4.59 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.59 $1.4
Milk $2.46 $1.96

Detailed Vienna Health Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Haircut $21.4 $17.49
Beauty Salon $55.5 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.79 $2.32

Detailed Vienna Transportation Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Potatoes $4.66 $3.18
Pizza $11.99 $10.39
Beer $11.24 $9.23
Optometrist $83.0 $106.34
Doctor $101.67 $115.25
Dentist $99.0 $98.38

Detailed Vienna Utilities Costs Vs. Virginia

Item Vienna Virginia
Gasoline $2.8 $2.59
Tire Balancing $52.0 $48.9
All Electricity $166.2 $167.6
Phone $175.14 $163.42

Vienna SnackAbility

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

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Vienna

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Vienna
Oakton, VA 36,997 164 1.0x
Olney, MD 35,191 149 0.9x
North Potomac, MD 23,914 169 1.0x
Fairfax, VA 23,531 150 0.9x
Merrifield, VA 18,291 149 0.9x
Idylwood, VA 18,273 150 0.9x
Wolf Trap, VA 16,436 211 1.2x
Kemp Mill, MD 14,733 140 0.8x
Colesville, MD 13,992 140 0.8x
Travilah, MD 11,301 227 1.3x

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