Oak Hill, WV Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
79
Oak Hill's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
2 out of 31
In West Virginia
155 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 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 79 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 0.9x lower than West Virginia's index of 88.

The standard of living in Oak Hill ranks as #155 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in West Virginia. By definition, that implies Oak Hill ranks as the #6,263 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 79 88 100
Services 98 106 100
Groceries 95 100 100
Health 92 87 100
Housing 53 63 100
Transportation 93 89 100
Utilities 87 90 100
For more reading on cost of living around West Virginia, check out:
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.

$106,600
Median Home Value
$532
Median Rent
$43,083
Median Income
Statistic Oak Hill West Virginia United States
Median Home Value $106,600 $123,200 $229,800
Median Rent $532 $732 $1,096
Median Income $43,083 $48,037 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.5x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.15x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Oak Hill Services Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Shampoo $0.92 $1.06
Movie $9.96 $10.68
Bowling $13.78 $14.67

Detailed Oak Hill Groceries Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Ground Beef $4.55 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.18 $1.39
Milk $1.85 $2.05

Detailed Oak Hill Health Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Haircut $13.38 $18.62
Beauty Salon $36.03 $39.05
Toothpaste $1.86 $2.34

Detailed Oak Hill Transportation Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Potatoes $3.79 $3.29
Pizza $10.26 $10.62
Beer $9.92 $9.38
Optometrist $82.63 $108.57
Doctor $107.12 $116.17
Dentist $93.5 $99.13

Detailed Oak Hill Utilities Costs Vs. West Virginia

Item Oak Hill West Virginia
Gasoline $2.13 $2.22
Tire Balancing $41.02 $50.07
All Electricity $130.92 $167.67
Phone $177.97 $175.64

Oak Hill SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
9.5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
4

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Oak Hill

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Oak Hill
Charleston, WV 47,273 87 1.1x
Beckley, WV 16,240 87 1.1x
South Charleston, WV 12,461 86 1.1x
St. Albans, WV 10,078 83 1.1x
Cross Lanes, WV 9,517 91 1.2x
Dunbar, WV 7,166 85 1.1x
Nitro, WV 6,498 84 1.1x
Princeton, WV 5,740 81 1.0x

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