Cost of Living

  National Avg Waynesville Canton Maggie Valley Clyde
Cost of Living Index 100 96 87 97 93
Avg Yearly Utilities $3,196.27 $2,862.00 $2,500.00 $2,554.00 $2,928.00
Avg Hshld Consumer Expenses $41,075/yr. $36,021/yr. $31,582/yr. $33,005/yr. $38,059/yr.
Avg Hshld Educ. Expenses $450.93/yr. $314.00/yr. $258.00/yr. $271.00/yr. $326.00/yr.
Avg Hshld Entertainmt Expense $2207/yr. $1850/yr. $1646/yr. $1740/yr. $2012/yr.
Avg Hshld Transportation Exp. $1563.85/yr. $1276.00/yr. $1135.00/yr. $1171.00/yr. $1374.00/yr.
Avg Hshld Retail Expenses $18,600/yr. $16,230/yr. $14,028/yr. $14,774/yr. $17,018/yr.
Avg Hshld Non-retail Expenses $22,474/yr. $19,791/yr. $17,554/yr. $18,231/yr. $21,041/yr.
Source: realestate.
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County Tax Rates (effective 2011 Tax Year)
County Town Total
Haywood $0.5413 $0.5413
Canton $0.5413 $0.58 $1.1213
Clyde $0.5413 $0.43 $0.9713
Maggie Valley $0.5413 $0.42 $0.9613
Waynesville $0.5413 $0.4082 $0.9495
Other Tax Rates
Sales Tax Rate 7%
Income Tax Rate 6%
Occupancy Tax Rate 4%
 
Incomes
2009 Median Household Income $51,082
2009 Per Capita Income $22,662

 

 

 

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