Craigsville cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexCraigsvilleWest VirginiaNational
Cost of living index7886100
IndexCraigsvilleWest VirginiaNational
Goods & Services index95100100
Groceries index86101100
Health care index9792100
Housing index3960100
Transportation index9797100
Utilities index10588100

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  • The cost of living in Craigsville is 9% lower than the West Virginia average.
  • The cost of living in Craigsville is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Craigsville is 61% lower than the national average.
  • West Virginia general sales tax is 18% higher than the national average.
  • West Virginia state income tax is 35% higher than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$31,450$2,621$734$944
Renters$9,910$826$231$297

West Virginia Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
West Virginia6%7%

West Virginia Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
West Virginia3%6.5%

Goods & Services

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
Haircut $16.21$15.564.2%
Beauty Salon $37.90$36.115.0%
Toothpaste $1.87$2.4724.4%
Shampoo $0.88$0.969.1%
Movie $8.00$10.1321.0%
Bowling $3.97$4.7416.3%

Groceries

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $3.67$3.987.8%
Fried Chicken $1.05$1.4125.5%
Milk $1.77$2.0614.3%
Potatoes $2.37$2.9820.7%
Pizza $8.94$9.475.7%
Beer $9.21$8.794.7%

Health Care

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $92.50$101.048.5%
Doctor $95.33$107.4411.3%
Dentist $92.17$90.421.9%
Ibuprofen $8.58$9.287.6%
Lipitor $428.90$426.500.6%

Housing

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
Home Price $76,500.00$175,700.0056.5%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,038.38$1,133.238.4%
Apartment Rent $268.00$920.0070.9%

Transportation

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $1.93$1.993.3%
Tire Balancing $43.95$45.763.9%

Utilities

ItemCraigsvilleNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$171.78$163.814.9%
Phone $29.98$28.395.6%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Tioga, WV6695-5%
Birch River, WV7095-5%
Fenwick, WV7275-25%
Nettie, WV87476-24%
Richwood, WV2,26776-24%
Craigsville, WV1,59978-22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Cleveland, WI1,59997-3%
Hartley, IA1,59984-16%
Walnut Cove, NC1,59990-10%
Penn Valley, CA1,59911212%
Neoga, IL1,59881-19%
Craigsville, WV1,59978-22%
Source: The Craigsville, WV cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for the fourth quarter of 2016.