According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Hurricane has an overall cost of living index of 89 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.
Compared to only West Virginia, Hurricane has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than West Virginia's index of 88.
The standard of living in Hurricane ranks as #1,460 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in West Virginia. By definition, that implies Hurricane ranks as the #4,958 most expensive place in the Mountain State.
|Living Expense||Hurricane||West Virginia||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in West Virginia, 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.
|Statistic||Hurricane||West Virginia||United States|
|Median Home Value||$149,000||$123,200||$229,800|
|Home Value To Income||2.4x||2.6x||3.5x|
|Rent To Monthly Income||0.16x||0.18x||0.2x|
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Hurricane|
|Teays Valley, WV||13,729||97||1.1x|
|South Charleston, WV||12,461||86||1.0x|
|St. Albans, WV||10,078||83||0.9x|
|Cross Lanes, WV||9,517||91||1.0x|
|Pea Ridge, WV||6,854||91||1.0x|