Cost of Living
Alamance County has a historically low cost of living index compared to the national average. The ACCRA Cost of Living Index is based on a national index of 100 and has been conducting the quarterly comparison for many years.
|Quarter||Cost of Living Index
||Grocery Items||Housing||Utilities||Transportation||Healthcare||Misc Goods & Services|
|2nd Quarter 2015 Burlington NC Metro Area||91||95.5||76.2||95.4||96.8||98.3||97.4|
For more information on the ACCRA Cost of Living Index, and details on how to compare your current or a selected location to the Burlington, NC Metropolitan Area, see the ACCRA website here.