Hopkinsville, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
89
Hopkinsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
36 out of 84
In Kentucky
1,523 out of 6,399
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Hopkinsville is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Hopkinsville, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hopkinsville has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Hopkinsville has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Kentucky's index of 89.

The standard of living in Hopkinsville ranks as #1,524 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Hopkinsville ranks as the #4,883 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Hopkinsville Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Hopkinsville Kentucky National Average
Overall 89 89 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 100 91 100
Health 92 90 100
Housing 64 70 100
Transportation 95 99 100
Utilities 109 98 100
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Hopkinsville Cost of Living Vs. KY

Hopkinsville, 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.

$116,600
Median Home Value
$725
Median Rent
$41,597
Median Income
Statistic Hopkinsville Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $116,600 $141,000 $217,500
Median Rent $725 $763 $1,062
Median Income $41,597 $50,589 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.8x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.21x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Hopkinsville Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Shampoo $0.86 $1.01
Movie $10.65 $10.72
Bowling $3.18 $13.86

Detailed Hopkinsville Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Ground Beef $4.95 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.32 $1.4
Milk $1.83 $1.96

Detailed Hopkinsville Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Haircut $14.79 $17.49
Beauty Salon $33.62 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.14 $2.32

Detailed Hopkinsville Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Potatoes $3.57 $3.18
Pizza $9.94 $10.39
Beer $9.04 $9.23
Optometrist $58.06 $106.34
Doctor $97.56 $115.25
Dentist $94.01 $98.38

Detailed Hopkinsville Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Gasoline $1.98 $2.59
Tire Balancing $51.29 $48.9
All Electricity $175.68 $167.6
Phone $32.45 $163.42

Hopkinsville SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hopkinsville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hopkinsville
Clarksville, TN 152,934 94 1.1x
Central, LA 29,107 100 1.1x
Murray, KY 19,171 92 1.0x
Madisonville, KY 18,936 87 1.0x
Fort Campbell North, KY 13,735 105 1.2x
Oak Grove, KY 7,338 89 1.0x
Greenbrier, TN 6,818 90 1.0x
Princeton, KY 6,116 85 1.0x

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