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Cost of Living Comparison:
Ann Arbor, Michigan - Boston, Massachusetts

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A salary of $47,500 in Ann Arbor, Michigan should increase to $65,987 in Boston, Massachusetts

Cost of Living IndexesAnn ArborBoston
Overall122.3169.9
Food96121.8
Housing172.6268.8
Utilities109149
Transportation101105.2
Health100.7124.7
Miscellaneous95.8130.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Boston is 39% more expensive than Ann Arbor.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 55% more expensive in Boston.

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