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Golden, Colorado
Fort Collins, Colorado
USA
COST OF LIVING COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Fort Collins is 15.8% less expensive than Golden.
Fort Collins housing costs are 29.0% less than Golden housing costs.
Health related expenses are 0.7% more in Fort Collins.
COST OF LIVING

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 COMMENTS
Comments about Golden

LOVELY CITY & STATE, BUT...: ...6 months of winter from the first snowfall to the last. Lots of warm, sunny days in between. However...just when you think you can get out your shorts and sandals,... (read more)

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Comments about Fort Collins

Need a good job to live here: I have lived here since 1995. The cost of living here is way about average. The city has grown and housing, food, medical, everything has gone through the roof. Its... (read more)

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