Christiana 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.
IndexChristianaPennsylvaniaNational
Cost of living index103100100
IndexChristianaPennsylvaniaNational
Goods & Services index11099100
Groceries index108102100
Health care index10190100
Housing index9493100
Transportation index99109100
Utilities index109115100

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  • The cost of living in Christiana is 4% higher than the Pennsylvania average.
  • The cost of living in Christiana is 3% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Christiana is 6% lower than the national average.
  • Pennsylvania general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Pennsylvania state income tax is 38% higher than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$66,389$5,532$1,549$1,992
Renters$39,432$3,286$920$1,183

Pennsylvania Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Pennsylvania6%8%

Pennsylvania Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Pennsylvania3.07%3.07%

Goods & Services

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
Haircut $12.58$15.5619.2%
Beauty Salon $39.00$36.118.0%
Toothpaste $2.96$2.4719.6%
Shampoo $1.03$0.966.7%
Movie $11.70$10.1315.5%
Bowling $4.67$4.741.4%

Groceries

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.88$3.9822.4%
Fried Chicken $1.78$1.4126.3%
Milk $2.03$2.061.6%
Potatoes $3.77$2.9826.5%
Pizza $9.61$9.471.4%
Beer $9.66$8.799.8%

Health Care

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $127.50$101.0426.2%
Doctor $83.94$107.4421.9%
Dentist $98.50$90.428.9%
Ibuprofen $9.59$9.283.3%
Lipitor $442.05$426.503.6%

Housing

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
Home Price $166,100.00$175,700.005.5%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,226.29$1,133.238.2%
Apartment Rent $839.00$920.008.8%

Transportation

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.93$1.993.1%
Tire Balancing $47.78$45.764.4%

Utilities

ItemChristianaNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$184.77$163.8112.8%
Phone $29.95$28.395.5%
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.
Lincoln University, PA1,7711077%
Brownstown, PA71183-17%
Gordonville, PA67188-12%
Modena, PA49696-4%
Ronks, PA23193-7%
Christiana, PA1,0261033%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Sharon, TN1,02679-21%
Butler, OH1,02683-17%
Gloster, MS1,02681-19%
Robbins, NC1,02680-20%
Kibler, AR1,02680-20%
Christiana, PA1,0261033%
Source: The Christiana, PA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.