Whitemarsh Island, GA Cost Of Living

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-08
Whitemarsh Island's Overall Cost Of Living
Higher Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Whitemarsh Island is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Whitemarsh Island, GA?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Whitemarsh Island has an overall cost of living index of 111 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Georgia, Whitemarsh Island has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than Georgia's index of 94.

The standard of living in Whitemarsh Island ranks as #4212 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Georgia. By definition, that implies Whitemarsh Island ranks as the #2195 most expensive place in the Peach State.

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Whitemarsh Island Cost Of Living Vs. Georgia

Living Expense Whitemarsh Island Georgia National Average
Overall 111 94 100
Services 99 97 100
Groceries 95 99 100
Health 106 97 100
Housing 143 86 100
Transportation 95 97 100
Utilities 97 93 100
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Whitemarsh Island Cost of Living Vs. GA

Whitemarsh Island, GA Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Georgia, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Whitemarsh Island Georgia United States
Median Home Value $245,400 $166,800 $204,900
Median Rent $1,216 $968 $1,023
Median Income $69,228 $55,679 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.5x 3.0x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.21x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Whitemarsh Island

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Whitemarsh Island
Savannah, GA 145,342 94 0.8x
Hilton Head Island, SC 39,820 134 1.2x
Pooler, GA 23,102 101 0.9x
Bluffton, SC 18,835 111 1.0x
Wilmington Island, GA 15,391 105 0.9x
Georgetown, GA 13,469 97 0.9x
Richmond Hill, GA 12,203 101 0.9x
Skidaway Island, GA 8,783 133 1.2x
Port Wentworth, GA 7,946 97 0.9x

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