Search for any place in the USA:



Cost of Living Comparison:
Alexandria, Virginia - Charleston, South Carolina

Change cities


A salary of $50,000 in Alexandria, Virginia could decrease to $35,113 in Charleston, South Carolina

Alexandria U.S. Avg. Charleston
Cost of Living IndexesAlexandriaCharleston
Overall155.5109.2
Food112.3106.1
Housing261.1124.9
Utilities111110.9
Transportation108.397
Health104.2106.6
Miscellaneous99.398.8
100=national average

Charleston is 30% cheaper than Alexandria.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 52% cheaper in Charleston.

Charleston Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Alexandria Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living

Current CityComparison City
Paradise, CaliforniaBoise City, IdahoCompare
Pearland, TexasChicago, IllinoisCompare
Muncie, IndianaJackson, MichiganCompare
Post Falls, IdahoRaleigh, North CarolinaCompare
Riverton, UtahHayden, ColoradoCompare
Boiling Spring Lakes, North CarolinaGreenville, North CarolinaCompare
Dripping Springs, TexasPembroke Pines, FloridaCompare
San Antonio, TexasFullerton, CaliforniaCompare
North Las Vegas, NevadaAlexandria, LouisianaCompare
Denver, ColoradoLago Vista, TexasCompare
Beaver Falls, PennsylvaniaCouncil Bluffs, IowaCompare
Claremont, CaliforniaIndianapolis, IndianaCompare
Lansing, MichiganOklahoma City, OklahomaCompare
Austin, TexasCorvallis, OregonCompare
Manitowoc, WisconsinBellevue, WashingtonCompare
Huntington, West VirginiaBaltimore, MarylandCompare
Richmond, VirginiaBoca Raton, FloridaCompare
Kettering, OhioSt. Albans, VermontCompare
New Orleans, LouisianaCrestview, FloridaCompare
Eau Claire, WisconsinFerdinand, IndianaCompare