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Cost of Living Comparison:
Birmingham, Alabama - Los Angeles, California

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A salary of $38,000 in Birmingham, Alabama should increase to $86,992 in Los Angeles, California

Cost of Living IndexesBirminghamLos Angeles
Overall72.6166.2
Food9295.5
Housing32.9314.1
Utilities102110
Transportation86102.2
Health81.793.3
Miscellaneous95.491.4
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Los Angeles is 129% more expensive than Birmingham.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 854% more expensive in Los Angeles.

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