According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Falls Church has an overall cost of living index of 175 which is 1.8x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Virginia, Falls Church has a cost of living index that's 1.6x higher than Virginia's index of 107.
The standard of living in Falls Church ranks as #6170 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Virginia. By definition, that implies Falls Church ranks as the #237 most expensive place in the Old Dominion.
|Living Expense||Falls Church||Virginia||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Virginia, 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.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Falls Church|
|West Falls Church, VA||29,154||145||0.8x|
|North Potomac, MD||24,148||169||1.0x|
|Kemp Mill, MD||13,838||140||0.8x|
|Lake Barcroft, VA||9,823||164||0.9x|