Charleston, South Carolina 

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Cost of Living in Charleston, South Carolina

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Charleston is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Charleston, South Carolina is more expensive.

Charleston cost of living is 121.5

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

The median home price in Charleston is $313,700.

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 $307,400 

Town Woods Rd # O1A7F

Bed 3 | Bath 2.52097 SqFt
 $307,400 

Town Woods Rd # O1A7F

Bed 3 | Bath 2.52097 SqFt

COST OF LIVINGCharlestonSouth CarolinaUSA
  Overall121.594.1100
  Grocery91.995.8100
  Health98.9100.3100
  Housing164.284.7100
  Median Home Cost$313,700$159,700$219,700
  Utilities10,160.00%10,390.00%10,000.00%
  Transportation110.098.4100
  Miscellaneous104.095.6100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Charleston    74 Reviews
    Charleston is a great city with drawbacks - 4/15/2019
    I lived in Charleston for 7 years before moving on to Denver CO. I have also decided that Denver is not for me, but that's another story. Charleston is a great place.... Read More

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    Charleston: Pro’s, Cons and Why We Moved On - 1/3/2019
    If you’re considering relocating to an east coast city with an historic appeal, walkable downtown and great restaurants, Charleston should absolutely be on your short... Read More

    Just Say NO!!!!! - 12/4/2018
    First of all, there is NO MORE SPACE HERE!!!!!!! Unless you want to deal with constant 24/7 gridlock traffic, especially when there’s an accident or it’s raining, then... Read More


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    29412, 29414, 29407, 29403, 29455, 29492, 29401, 29450, 29409, 29424, ... 10 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN CHARLESTON SC
    $307,400
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    Bed 3 | Bath 2.5

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    $421,990
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    Bed 3 | Bath 2.5

    $514,990
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