Main-Starr Hill cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexMain-Starr HillCharlottesvilleVirginia
Cost of living index113116109
IndexMain-Starr HillCharlottesvilleVirginia
Goods & Services index107107100
Groceries index10310395
Health care index117117101
Housing index137146133
Transportation index919193
Utilities index9494100

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Main-Starr Hill is 4% higher than the Charlottesville average.
  • The cost of living in Main-Starr Hill is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Main-Starr Hill is 37% higher than the national average.
  • Virginia general sales tax is 4% higher than the national average.
  • Virginia state income tax is 10% lower than the national average.

Find Real Estate Listings In Main-Starr Hill

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Main-Starr Hill

Compare Charlottesville, VA Cost of living To Other Cities

Salary Calculator

This is how much you would need to earn in
Price difference in compared to
Cost of living index
Goods & Services index
Groceries index
Health care index
Housing index
Transportation index
Utilities index

Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Household$29,028$2,419$677$871

Virginia Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Virginia5.3%6%

Virginia Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Virginia2%5.75%

Goods & Services

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
Haircut $14.29$15.568.2%
Beauty Salon $42.94$36.1118.9%
Toothpaste $2.39$2.473.3%
Shampoo $1.04$0.968.1%
Movie $11.93$10.1317.8%
Bowling $6.29$4.7432.8%

Groceries

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.12$3.983.3%
Fried Chicken $1.26$1.4110.2%
Milk $1.79$2.0613.3%
Potatoes $3.52$2.9818.1%
Pizza $7.99$9.4715.7%
Beer $9.58$8.798.9%

Health Care

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $115.56$101.0414.4%
Doctor $116.67$107.448.6%
Dentist $122.19$90.4235.1%
Ibuprofen $8.30$9.2810.5%
Lipitor $452.35$426.506.1%

Housing

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
Home Price $283,100.00$175,700.0061.1%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,215.46$1,133.237.3%
Apartment Rent $1,015.00$920.0010.3%

Transportation

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.86$1.996.8%
Tire Balancing $39.74$45.7613.2%

Utilities

ItemCharlottesvilleNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$173.48$163.815.9%
Phone $22.60$28.3920.4%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Palmyra, VA1371033%
Esmont, VA59594-6%
Twin Lakes, VA1,98611111%
Lake Monticello, VA9,54711212%
University of Virginia, VA8,51511414%
Charlottesville, VA44,50511616%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Biloxi, MS44,52797-3%
Minot, ND44,53398-2%
Apopka, FL44,46296-4%
Hilo, HI44,54914545%
Lake Ridge, VA44,59312929%
Charlottesville, VA44,50511616%
Source: The Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.