Goldsboro 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.
IndexGoldsboroMarylandNational
Cost of living index98121100
IndexGoldsboroMarylandNational
Goods & Services index112108100
Groceries index114119100
Health care index9186100
Housing index73150100
Transportation index103108100
Utilities index102108100
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  • The cost of living in Goldsboro is 19% lower than the Maryland average.
  • The cost of living in Goldsboro is 2% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Goldsboro is 27% lower than the national average.
  • Maryland general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • Maryland 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$60,417$5,035$1,410$1,813
      Renters$27,083$2,257$632$813

      Maryland Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Maryland6%6%

      Maryland Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Maryland2%5.75%

      Goods & Services

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $18.00$17.492.9%
      Beauty Salon $39.33$38.173.0%
      Toothpaste $2.82$2.3221.5%
      Shampoo $1.08$1.016.7%
      Movie $11.50$10.727.2%
      Bowling $15.00$13.868.2%

      Groceries

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $4.19$3.907.4%
      Fried Chicken $1.79$1.4028.2%
      Milk $2.29$1.9616.7%
      Potatoes $3.49$3.189.6%
      Pizza $10.00$10.393.8%
      Beer $7.99$9.2313.4%

      Health Care

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $147.00$106.3438.2%
      Doctor $71.00$115.2538.4%
      Dentist $88.50$98.3810.0%
      Ibuprofen $11.76$9.2627.0%
      Lipitor $467.89$466.470.3%

      Housing

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $118,800.00$184,700.0035.7%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,008.90$1,273.3220.8%
      Apartment Rent $882.00$949.007.1%

      Transportation

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.46$2.595.2%
      Tire Balancing $58.33$48.9019.3%

      Utilities

      ItemGoldsboroNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$180.55$167.607.7%
      Phone $173.76$163.426.3%
      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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      Williston, MD10811212%
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      Sudlersville, MD42999-1%
      Greensboro, MD1,9401000%
      Goldsboro, MD23498-2%

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      Source: The Goldsboro, MD cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2019.