Five Forks, SC Cost Of Living

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

What is the cost of living in Five Forks, SC?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Five Forks has an overall cost of living index of 114 which is 1.1x higher than the national index of 100.

Compared to only South Carolina, Five Forks has a cost of living index that's 1.2x higher than South Carolina's index of 94.

The standard of living in Five Forks ranks as #4428 most affordable out of the 6522 places we measured in South Carolina. By definition, that implies Five Forks ranks as the #1979 most expensive place in the Palmetto State.

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Five Forks Cost Of Living Vs. South Carolina

Living Expense Five Forks South Carolina National Average
Overall 114 94 100
Services 102 102 100
Groceries 105 102 100
Health 107 95 100
Housing 145 80 100
Transportation 97 90 100
Utilities 93 107 100
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Five Forks, SC Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in South Carolina, 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 Five Forks South Carolina United States
Median Home Value $291,800 $154,800 $204,900
Median Rent $1,454 $868 $1,023
Median Income $104,237 $51,015 $60,293
Home Value To Income 2.8x 3.0x 3.4x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.17x 0.2x 0.2x

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Cost Of Living In Cities Around Five Forks

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Five Forks
Greenville, SC 65,727 106 0.9x
Greer, SC 29,717 95 0.8x
Mauldin, SC 25,009 97 0.9x
Taylors, SC 21,923 94 0.8x
Simpsonville, SC 21,423 97 0.9x
Wade Hampton, SC 20,925 97 0.9x
Gantt, SC 15,178 89 0.8x
Berea, SC 14,923 89 0.8x
Powdersville, SC 8,991 97 0.9x
Fountain Inn, SC 8,684 92 0.8x

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