Home /  Compare Cost of Living / Comparing Alexandria to Charleston

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

Change cities

A salary of $50,000 in Alexandria, Virginia could decrease to $36,844 in Charleston, South Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesAlexandriaCharleston
100=national average

Charleston is 26% cheaper than Alexandria.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 46% cheaper in Charleston.

Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Alexandria with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.
Or test-driving a neighborhood in Charleston with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.

Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living

Current CityComparison City
Hoffman Estates, IllinoisAnaheim, CaliforniaCompare
Chicago, IllinoisScranton, PennsylvaniaCompare
Dallas, TexasOrlando, FloridaCompare
Providence, Rhode IslandRaleigh, North CarolinaCompare
McKinney, TexasYukon, OklahomaCompare
Montgomery, AlabamaFargo, North DakotaCompare
Casper, WyomingJohnson City, TennesseeCompare
Orange, CaliforniaDublin, CaliforniaCompare
Bay Shore, New YorkNaples, FloridaCompare
Orlando, FloridaLas Vegas, NevadaCompare
Erie, PennsylvaniaEldersburg, MarylandCompare
Manchester, MarylandNew York, New YorkCompare
Quincy, IllinoisLos Angeles, CaliforniaCompare
Bonita Springs, FloridaHuntington Beach, CaliforniaCompare
Port St. Lucie, FloridaColumbia, South CarolinaCompare
Corydon, IndianaFort Pierce, FloridaCompare
Boston, MassachusettsConcord, New HampshireCompare
Malta, New YorkBethpage, New YorkCompare
East Tawas, MichiganGreenville, South CarolinaCompare
Dixmoor, IllinoisMenomonee Falls, WisconsinCompare

States with the Best Air Quality

West Virginia
South Dakota
Rhode Island