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Martinsburg-Berkeley County Chamber of Commerce Cost of Living Index Berkeley County WV

Charleston, WV

Winchester VA

Frederick MD

Washington DC

Composite Index (100%)

91.1%

94.7%

101.4%

130.2%

144.6%

Grocery Items Ground Beef 1/2 Gallon Milk Bread

92.6% $3.29 $2.25 $1.32

90.4% $2.92 $2.32 $1.22

103.2% $3.51 $2.49 $1.35

114.8% $3.29 $2.63 $1.40

113.2% $3.49 $2.67 $1.42

Housing Apartment Rent Home Price

81.5% $790 $223,930

91.0% $671 $270,485

94.2% $820 $270,330

193.3% $1,536 $561,008

248.4% $1,884 $729,319

Utilities Electric Phone

100.0% $156.85 $29.99

101.6% $150.73 $32.69

101.5% $171.86 $27.03

116.0% $212.28 $26.74

103.4% $185.94 $24.72

Transportation Gasoline Tire Balance

107.3% $3.489 $12.67

97.9% $3.490 $9.17

95.0% $3.390 $8.90

107.2% $3.519 $12.40

107.6% $3.592 $12.00

Health Care Doctor Dentist Optometrist

106.9% $101.67 $100.00 $77.50

88.4% $84.17 $71.50 $100.00

106.5% $84.60 $102.80 $94.80

102.7% $88.80 $89.00 $72.39

101.9% $88.60 $87.60 $75.60

Misc. Goods Dry Cleaning Men's Shirt Newspaper Movie

88.7% $9.73 $17.48 $12.50 $8.00

97.5% $13.91 $29.16 $13.00 $10.33

108.3% $10.45 $35.25 $12.96 $9.50

96.7% $8.93 $28.59 $7.84 $11.00

97.1% $8.99 $27.59 $7.84 $11.70

1st Quarter 2012

* Comparison on other areas throughout the U.S. are available by calling the Chamber at 304-267-4841 or chamber@berkeleycounty.org.


Berkeley County Cost of Living