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Cost of Living Comparison:
Anchorage, Alaska - Charleston, West Virginia

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A salary of $50,000 in Anchorage, Alaska could decrease to $30,917 in Charleston, West Virginia

Cost of Living IndexesAnchorageCharleston
Overall135.283.6
Food128.992.4
Housing157.858.8
Utilities132.7102.3
Transportation107.996.9
Health138.293.6
Miscellaneous127.295.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Charleston is 38% cheaper than Anchorage.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 62% cheaper in Charleston.



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