Middlesborough, KY Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2020-03-08
Middlesborough's Overall Cost Of Living
Lower Than The National Average
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Middlesborough is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Middlesborough, KY?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Middlesborough has an overall cost of living index of 79 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Kentucky, Middlesborough has a cost of living index that's 0.9x lower than Kentucky's index of 89.

The standard of living in Middlesborough ranks as #161 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in Kentucky. By definition, that implies Middlesborough ranks as the #6245 most expensive place in the Bluegrass State.

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Middlesborough Cost Of Living Vs. Kentucky

Living Expense Middlesborough Kentucky National Average
Overall 79 89 100
Services 96 100 100
Groceries 97 91 100
Health 91 90 100
Housing 44 70 100
Transportation 79 99 100
Utilities 103 98 100
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Middlesborough Cost of Living Vs. KY

Middlesborough, 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.

Median Home Value
Median Rent
Median Income
Statistic Middlesborough Kentucky United States
Median Home Value $88,000 $135,300 $204,900
Median Rent $514 $741 $1,023
Median Income $23,659 $48,392 $60,293
Home Value To Income 3.7x 2.8x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.26x 0.18x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Middlesborough

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Middlesborough
Knoxville, TN 185,429 82 1.0x
Morristown, TN 29,547 85 1.1x
Clinton, TN 9,908 84 1.1x
London, KY 8,020 87 1.1x
Corbin, KY 7,194 77 1.0x
La Follette, TN 6,911 73 0.9x
Williamsburg, KY 5,269 76 1.0x

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