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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
Overall13584
Food12992
Housing15859
Median Home Cost$293,200$109,200
Utilities133102
Transportation10897
Health13894
Miscellaneous12795
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Charleston is 38% cheaper than Anchorage.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 62% cheaper in Charleston.

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