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Cost of Living Comparison:
Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Boston, Massachusetts

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A salary of $50,000 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana should increase to $97,197 in Boston, Massachusetts

Cost of Living IndexesBaton RougeBoston
Overall87.4169.9
Food99.5121.8
Housing71.2268.8
Utilities84.1149
Transportation93.3105.2
Health105.3124.7
Miscellaneous92.4130.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Boston is 94% more expensive than Baton Rouge.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 277% more expensive in Boston.

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