West Virginia is 1.6% cheaper than Texas.

If you lived in West Virginia instead of Texas, you would:

pay 3.5% less for restaurants

West Virginia
Basic meal with drink at inexpensive restaurant $13.13
Fast food combo meal
McDonalds, or similar
Bottle of Coca-Cola (11 fl. oz) $1.89

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pay 4.3% less for groceries

West Virginia
1 loaf
Local cheese (8 oz) $4.86
Milk (1 gallon) $3.21

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pay 4.8% less for transportation

West Virginia
Gasoline (1 gallon) $4.08
Monthly public transit pass $57.02
New Volkswagen Golf 1.4 (standard edition) $23,334.64

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pay 12.2% less for housing

West Virginia
Internet connection
50 mbps or faster, cable/dsl
1-Bedroom apartment in downtown area $1,174.29
1-Bedroom apartment outside city center $924.01

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pay 21.5% more for childcare

West Virginia
Private preschool for 1 child, monthly $821.03
Middle school for 1 child, two semesters $11,971.05

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pay 3.5% less for entertainment and sports

West Virginia
Domestic/local beer (1 pint) $4.50
Cappuccino in mid-range area $4.19
Pack of cigarettes
Marlboro or similar

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pay 4.3% less for clothing

West Virginia
Regular jeans
Levi's brand
Regular dress
from H&M or similar store
Running shoes
Nike or Adidas

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The statistics used to build this comparison are calculated using data from users just like you. We average the price of thousands of data points entered by users across the world. Learn more about our data sources. Page last updated: February 2023
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