The cheapest state to live in in the United States is Mississippi. Overall, Mississippi’s average cost of living is about 15% lower than the national average cost of living. Mississippi’s living wage is only $48,537 and has the cheapest personal necessities anywhere in the country.
Take a look at our list of American cities with the lowest costs of living. Is one of the cheapest cities in the U.S. right for you? Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Wichita Falls, Texas. Danville, Illinois. Morristown, Tennessee. Jonesboro, Arkansas. Temple, Texas. Springfield, Missouri. Getty Images. Lynchburg, Virginia. Getty Images. Oct 1, 2020