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Cost of Living Comparison:
Anchorage, Alaska - Minneapolis, Minnesota

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A salary of $137,000 in Anchorage, Alaska could decrease to $110,857 in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Cost of Living IndexesAnchorageMinneapolis
Overall135.2109.4
Food128.9105.4
Housing157.8117.8
Utilities132.799.4
Transportation107.9102.4
Health138.299.9
Miscellaneous127.2110.7
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Minneapolis is 19% cheaper than Anchorage.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 25% cheaper in Minneapolis.

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