Hybla Valley 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.
IndexHybla ValleyVirginiaNational
Cost of living index128109100
IndexHybla ValleyVirginiaNational
Goods & Services index113100100
Groceries index10695100
Health care index107101100
Housing index170133100
Transportation index11493100
Utilities index102100100
A general summary of the cost of living index in Hybla Valley, VA is shown above. Compared to the state average of Virginia the cost of living index in Hybla Valley, VA is 128, which is 18% higher than the average in Virginia and compared to the national average it is 28% higher than. The cost of living index is made up of several categories. These are transportation at 9%, utilities at 10%, goods and services at 33%, housing at 30%, groceries at 13%, and health care at 5%. The bulk of the cost of living index comes from the categories of goods and services and housing. If you look at everyday goods and services they can be a good indicator in a certain city of the general costs of goods there. In Hybla Valley, VA goods and services come in at 13% higher than the average in Virginia and are 13% higher than compared to the nationwide average.

Did you know?

  • The cost of living in Hybla Valley is 18% higher than the Virginia average.
  • The cost of living in Hybla Valley is 28% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Hybla Valley is 70% 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.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$95,031$7,919$2,217$2,851
Renters$44,632$3,719$1,041$1,339
How much of your monthly income goes to housing can tell you whether or not you can afford housing in Hybla Valley, VA, as well as what the average cost of living is. Generally, a good rule to follow is that the debt-to-income (DTI) level you want to maintain is 28 percent or less of your income on your rent or mortgage payment and not more than 36 percent of income on all expenses and debts. In Hybla Valley, VA homeowners have a median income of $95,031. Using that number, you will come up with a maximum of $2,217 per month that can be spent on the cost of housing. For those who are renting instead of owning, the median income is $44,632, which means there is a maximum of $1,041 to be spent on the costs of renting a home or apartment.

Virginia Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Virginia5.3%6%

Virginia Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Virginia2%5.75%
For those who live in Hybla Valley, VA and want to know what the true cost of living is, they ought to look at both the Virginia income tax rate and the Virginia sales tax rate. By sales tax, we mean the taxes that are included whenever a person is purchasing any goods or services. The amount that is taxed depends upon the particular state, where some states have a sales tax of zero percent while others can have a tax higher than seven percent. In Virginia, the sales tax is 5.3%, while the most you'll pay in surtax is 6%. There is also income tax to consider, which is based upon the amount of money made in a year. Just like sales tax, income tax depends upon the particular state but also depends upon what tax bracket the person is in. Income tax for the state can be higher than nine percent in some states to zero percent in others. For those that live in Virginia, the income tax rate ranges between 2% to 5.75%.

Goods & Services

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
Haircut $21.06$15.5635.3%
Beauty Salon $68.19$36.1188.9%
Toothpaste $2.99$2.4720.9%
Shampoo $1.19$0.9623.0%
Movie $12.77$10.1326.1%
Bowling $5.45$4.7415.1%

Groceries

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.75$3.985.9%
Fried Chicken $1.68$1.4119.4%
Milk $2.31$2.0612.1%
Potatoes $3.06$2.982.5%
Pizza $8.99$9.475.1%
Beer $9.89$8.7912.5%

Health Care

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $96.58$101.044.4%
Doctor $119.88$107.4411.6%
Dentist $99.36$90.429.9%
Ibuprofen $9.73$9.284.8%
Lipitor $426.15$426.500.1%

Housing

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
Home Price $317,900.00$175,700.0080.9%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $2,535.22$1,133.23123.7%
Apartment Rent $1,324.00$920.0043.9%

Transportation

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.19$1.999.8%
Tire Balancing $57.10$45.7624.8%

Utilities

ItemHybla ValleyNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$141.21$163.8113.8%
Phone $34.95$28.3923.1%
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.

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City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Woodlawn, VA2,08294-6%
Potomac Heights, MD1,12599-1%
Cedarville, MD610100-0%
Cottage City, MD1,0701088%
Belle Haven, VA3761033%
Hybla Valley, VA16,07612828%

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Hybla Valley, VA16,07612828%
Source: The Hybla Valley, VA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.