A general overview of the cost of living index for Hatboro, PA is displayed above. In Hatboro, PA, the overall cost of living index is 120, which is 20% higher than the Pennsylvania average and 20% higher than the U.S. average. The following categories are used to calculate the overall cost of living index: goods/services (33%), housing (30%), groceries (13%), utilities (10%), transportation (9%) and health care (5%). From the list, it is clear that the categories of goods/services and housing are responsible for the largest portions of the overall cost of living index. As a general rule, everyday goods and services provide an accurate measure of the general cost of goods in any given city. In the case of Hatboro, PA, the city's goods and services are 10% higher than the Pennsylvania average and 8% higher than the U.S. average.