Flatwoods, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-08
82
Flatwoods's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
6 out of 85
In Kentucky
377 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Flatwoods is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Flatwoods, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Flatwoods has an overall cost of living index of 82 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Flatwoods has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Kentucky's index of 90.

The standard of living in Flatwoods ranks as #377 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Flatwoods ranks as the #6,041 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Flatwoods Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Flatwoods Kentucky National Average
Overall 82 90 100
Services 93 103 100
Groceries 99 90 100
Health 93 88 100
Housing 58 70 100
Transportation 100 98 100
Utilities 86 102 100
For more reading on cost of living around Kentucky, check out:
Flatwoods Cost of Living Vs. KY

Flatwoods, KY Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Kentucky, 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.

$96,500
Median Home Value
$861
Median Rent
$52,773
Median Income
Statistic Flatwoods Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $96,500 $147,100 $229,800
Median Rent $861 $783 $1,096
Median Income $52,773 $52,238 $64,994
Home Value To Income 1.8x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Flatwoods Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Flatwoods Kentucky
Shampoo $0.99 $1.06
Movie $11.0 $10.68
Bowling $17.67 $14.67

Detailed Flatwoods Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Flatwoods Kentucky
Ground Beef $4.32 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.16 $1.39
Milk $1.58 $2.05

Detailed Flatwoods Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Flatwoods Kentucky
Haircut $14.45 $18.62
Beauty Salon $39.83 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.68 $2.34

Detailed Flatwoods Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Flatwoods Kentucky
Potatoes $2.57 $3.29
Pizza $10.24 $10.62
Beer $9.2 $9.38
Optometrist $59.28 $108.57
Doctor $130.99 $116.17
Dentist $84.54 $99.13

Detailed Flatwoods Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Flatwoods Kentucky
Gasoline $2.38 $2.22
Tire Balancing $42.38 $50.07
All Electricity $127.64 $167.67
Phone $179.85 $175.64

Flatwoods SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Flatwoods

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Flatwoods
Huntington, WV 46,139 84 1.0x
Ashland, KY 20,449 83 1.0x
Ironton, OH 10,749 83 1.0x
Wheelersburg, OH 6,129 87 1.1x

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