Valleyview cost of living index

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. 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. The breakdown for each index is as follows: goods and services (33%), groceries (13%), health care (5%), housing (30%), transportation (9%) and utilities (10%). In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used.
IndexValleyviewOhioNational
Cost of living8791100
IndexValleyviewOhioNational
Goods & Services100100100
Groceries9998100
Health care8796100
Housing6573100
Transportation93102100
Utilities8891100

Key findings

  • The cost of living in Valleyview is 4% lower than the Ohio average
  • The cost of living in Valleyview is 13% lower than the national average
  • Valleyview housing is 35% lower than the national average
  • Ohio general sales tax is 13% higher than the national average
  • Ohio state income tax is 28% 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$41,029$3,419$957$1,231
      Renters$32,321$2,693$754$970

      Ohio Sales Tax

      StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
      Ohio5.75%8%

      Ohio Income Tax

      StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
      Ohio2.85%4.797%

      Goods & Services

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      Haircut $15.86$17.499.3%
      Beauty Salon $35.00$38.178.3%
      Toothpaste $1.68$2.3227.6%
      Shampoo $0.87$1.0114.0%
      Movie $10.56$10.721.5%
      Bowling $16.60$13.8619.8%

      Groceries

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      Ground Beef $3.72$3.904.6%
      Fried Chicken $1.29$1.407.6%
      Milk $1.42$1.9627.6%
      Potatoes $2.93$3.187.9%
      Pizza $9.99$10.393.9%
      Beer $8.99$9.232.6%

      Health Care

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      Optometrist $61.30$106.3442.4%
      Doctor $103.23$115.2510.4%
      Dentist $83.26$98.3815.4%
      Ibuprofen $8.47$9.268.5%
      Lipitor $455.76$466.472.3%

      Housing

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      Home Price $90,000.00$184,700.0051.3%
      Avg. Mortgage Payment $915.03$1,273.3228.1%
      Apartment Rent $991.00$949.004.4%

      Transportation

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      Gasoline $2.62$2.591.0%
      Tire Balancing $40.20$48.9017.8%

      Utilities

      ItemValleyviewNational avg.Difference
      All Electricity$133.78$167.6020.2%
      Phone $177.00$163.428.3%
      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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      Urbancrest, OH89481-19%
      Derby, OH36384-16%
      Whitehall, OH18,59684-16%
      Lincoln Village, OH9,88285-15%
      Unionville Center, OH36185-15%
      Valleyview, OH62387-13%

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