Oak Hill, WV Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2021-02-06
80
Oak Hill's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
3 out of 32
In West Virginia
226 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 Oak Hill is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Oak Hill, WV?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Oak Hill has an overall cost of living index of 80 which is 0.8x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only West Virginia, Oak Hill has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than West Virginia's index of 84.

The standard of living in Oak Hill ranks as #226 most affordable out of the 6,522 places we measured in West Virginia. By definition, that implies Oak Hill ranks as the #6,180 most expensive place in the Mountain State.

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Oak Hill Cost Of Living Vs. West Virginia

Living Expense Oak Hill West Virginia National Average
Overall 80 84 100
Services 94 100 100
Groceries 94 91 100
Health 99 88 100
Housing 52 62 100
Transportation 85 87 100
Utilities 86 89 100
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Oak Hill Cost of Living Vs. WV

Oak Hill, WV Housing Cost Breakdown

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.

$97,200
Median Home Value
$650
Median Rent
$39,296
Median Income
Statistic Oak Hill West Virginia United States
Median Home Value $97,200 $119,600 $217,500
Median Rent $650 $725 $1,062
Median Income $39,296 $46,711 $62,843
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.19x 0.2x

Detailed Oak Hill Services Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Shampoo $0.94 $1.01
Movie $11.75 $10.72
Bowling $12.75 $13.86

Detailed Oak Hill Groceries Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Ground Beef $4.1 $3.9
Fried Chicken $1.49 $1.4
Milk $1.95 $1.96

Detailed Oak Hill Health Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Haircut $13.5 $17.49
Beauty Salon $46.0 $38.17
Toothpaste $2.19 $2.32

Detailed Oak Hill Transportation Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Potatoes $3.45 $3.18
Pizza $10.49 $10.39
Beer $9.83 $9.23
Optometrist $63.75 $106.34
Doctor $129.75 $115.25
Dentist $100.33 $98.38

Detailed Oak Hill Utilities Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Gasoline $2.44 $2.59
Tire Balancing $35.96 $48.9
All Electricity $130.62 $167.6
Phone $175.14 $163.42

Oak Hill SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
7

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Oak Hill

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Oak Hill
Charleston, WV 48,006 88 1.1x
Beckley, WV 16,452 84 1.1x
South Charleston, WV 12,475 83 1.0x
St. Albans, WV 10,270 83 1.0x
Cross Lanes, WV 9,274 88 1.1x
Dunbar, WV 7,333 82 1.0x
Nitro, WV 5,997 82 1.0x
Princeton, WV 5,831 81 1.0x

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