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Overall 1%
Goods & Services 5%
Housing 23%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2019 and was released from C2ER in January, 2020; this is the most current data available.
The cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. For example, if the cost of living is 90, then it is 10% lower than average. If the cost of living is 110, then it is 10% higher than average. The breakdown for each index is as follows: goods & services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). If the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
IndexEagleville CDP (Centre County)PennsylvaniaNational
Cost of living9999100
Goods & Services10598100
Groceries117103100
Health care10394100
Housing7791100
Transportation115109100
Utilities108111100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Eagleville CDP (Centre County) is equal to the Pennsylvania average
  • The cost of living in Eagleville CDP (Centre County) is 1% lower than the national average
  • Eagleville CDP (Centre County) housing is 23% 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$59,286$4,941$1,383$1,779
      Renters$0$0$0$0
      The affordability of the housing market in Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA as well as the overall cost of living can be predicted by what percent of the monthly income is spent on housing related costs. This is konwn as the debt-to-income ratio (DTI). The overall rule of thumb is that no more than 28% of your gross income should be spent on the overall costs related to housing and no more than 36% of gross income on all expenses and debts. Among Eagleville CDP (Centre County) homeowners, the median income is $59,286. This indicates that a monthly maximum of $1,383 should be spent by homeowners on all housing related costs. Renters have a median income of $0. This indicates that renters would have a maximum of $0 for their rent related monthly costs.

      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

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      Haircut $19.40$17.4910.9%
      Beauty Salon $61.00$38.1759.8%
      Toothpaste $2.02$2.3213.0%
      Shampoo $0.99$1.012.2%
      Movie $12.10$10.7212.8%
      Bowling $18.40$13.8632.7%

      Groceries

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.94$3.901.0%
      Fried Chicken $1.49$1.406.8%
      Milk $2.16$1.9610.1%
      Potatoes $3.66$3.1815.0%
      Pizza $10.50$10.391.0%
      Beer $8.71$9.235.6%

      Health Care

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      Optometrist $103.33$106.342.8%
      Doctor $133.33$115.2515.7%
      Dentist $103.33$98.385.0%
      Ibuprofen $10.32$9.2611.4%
      Lipitor $389.17$466.4716.6%

      Housing

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      Home Price $141,400.00$184,700.0023.4%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,429.36$1,273.3212.3%
      Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

      Transportation

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.89$2.5911.4%
      Tire Balancing $61.00$48.9024.8%

      Utilities

      ItemEagleville CDP (Centre County)National avg.Difference
      All Electricity$185.76$167.6010.8%
      Phone $189.24$163.4215.8%
      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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      Millbourne, PA1,1901000%
      Boyertown, PA4,04891-9%
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      Source: The Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.