The overall cost of living in Upshur County is 20% lower than national costs.

Cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount less than 100 means the cost of living is less expensive than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means it is more expensive.

Upshur County has a score of an average of 84.5 on the scale. This is 15.5% lower than the US average and 1.5% lower than the rest of West Virginia.