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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Fairfax, Virginia is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Fairfax, Virginia is more expensive.

Fairfax, Virginia cost of living is 158.60.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGFairfax, VirginiaUnited States
  Overall  159100
  Grocery  113.9100
  Health  101100
  Housing  273100
  Utilities  107100
  Transportation  108100
  Miscellaneous  98100

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  1/1/2015
High

The Cost of living here is high. Though the standard of living is also high, unless you're making over 50,000/year, it's difficult to both live and build any sort of... (Read More)

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  5/1/2014
great place to live

Fairfax City has been named as a Great Small City in the past. It has a mix of the old & the new. The Civil war was fought in & around the city. George Mason Univ. has... (Read More)

 37

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  12/5/2012
Fairfax, VA

Fairfax is a great place to live but the cost of living is... (Read More)

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