Home /  Compare Cost of Living / Comparing Boston to Bangor

Cost of Living Comparison:
Boston, Massachusetts - Bangor, Maine

Change Cities or Salary

A salary of $70,000 in Boston, Massachusetts could decrease to $41,242 in Bangor, Maine

Cost of Living IndexesBostonBangor
Overall169.9100.1
Food121.8104.7
Housing268.884.1
Utilities149112.6
Transportation105.2105.2
Health124.7109.3
Miscellaneous130.8109.4
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Bangor is 41% cheaper than Boston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 68% cheaper in Bangor.

Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living

Current CityComparison City
Colorado Springs, ColoradoPhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaCompare
Piqua, OhioGreer, South CarolinaCompare
Cupertino, CaliforniaBerwyn, PennsylvaniaCompare
Clermont, FloridaLongwood, FloridaCompare
Ashburn, VirginiaSan Diego, CaliforniaCompare
Thousand Oaks, CaliforniaMaricopa, ArizonaCompare
Raleigh, North CarolinaCleveland, TennesseeCompare
Doon, IowaBoston, MassachusettsCompare
Cleveland, MississippiHutchinson, KansasCompare
Hayward, CaliforniaOakland, CaliforniaCompare
Madison, WisconsinSouth Jordan, UtahCompare
New York, New YorkDallas, TexasCompare
Brandon, MississippiIrvine, CaliforniaCompare
Columbus, OhioBakersfield, CaliforniaCompare
San Antonio, TexasFlorence, OregonCompare
Winchendon, MassachusettsTucson, ArizonaCompare
West Yellowstone, MontanaGulf Shores, AlabamaCompare
Fairfax, VirginiaGalveston, TexasCompare
Pasadena, TexasFarmington, New MexicoCompare
Albuquerque, New MexicoWheaton, IllinoisCompare

Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Boston with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.
Or test-driving a neighborhood in Bangor with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.

States with the Best Air Quality

Vermont
West Virginia
Virginia
South Dakota
Rhode Island