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

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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.

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