Hopkinsville, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
85
Hopkinsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
15 out of 85
In Kentucky
777 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 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 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

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

The standard of living in Hopkinsville ranks as #777 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Hopkinsville ranks as the #5,642 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Hopkinsville Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Hopkinsville Kentucky National Average
Overall 85 90 100
Services 100 103 100
Groceries 86 90 100
Health 87 88 100
Housing 65 70 100
Transportation 99 98 100
Utilities 106 102 100
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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.

$117,500
Median Home Value
$729
Median Rent
$39,743
Median Income
Statistic Hopkinsville Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $117,500 $147,100 $229,800
Median Rent $729 $783 $1,096
Median Income $39,743 $52,238 $64,994
Home Value To Income 3.0x 2.8x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.22x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Hopkinsville Services Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Shampoo $0.85 $1.06
Movie $11.19 $10.68
Bowling $3.98 $14.67

Detailed Hopkinsville Groceries Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Ground Beef $3.96 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.01 $1.39
Milk $1.2 $2.05

Detailed Hopkinsville Health Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Haircut $15.99 $18.62
Beauty Salon $38.05 $39.05
Toothpaste $3.0 $2.34

Detailed Hopkinsville Transportation Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Potatoes $4.03 $3.29
Pizza $8.31 $10.62
Beer $8.11 $9.38
Optometrist $88.44 $108.57
Doctor $80.22 $116.17
Dentist $85.29 $99.13

Detailed Hopkinsville Utilities Costs Vs. Kentucky

Item Hopkinsville Kentucky
Gasoline $2.3 $2.22
Tire Balancing $43.03 $50.07
All Electricity $177.56 $167.67
Phone $29.84 $175.64

Hopkinsville SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Hopkinsville

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Hopkinsville
Clarksville, TN 156,092 93 1.1x
Central, LA 29,235 96 1.1x
Murray, KY 19,254 83 1.0x
Madisonville, KY 18,801 86 1.0x
Fort Campbell North, KY 14,363 105 1.2x
Oak Grove, KY 7,332 89 1.0x
Greenbrier, TN 6,859 89 1.0x
Princeton, KY 6,087 86 1.0x

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