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Cost of Living Comparison:
Boston, Massachusetts - Kansas City, Missouri

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A salary of $90,000 in Boston, Massachusetts could decrease to $46,086 in Kansas City, Missouri

Cost of Living IndexesBostonKansas City
Overall169.987
Food121.898.7
Housing268.858.7
Utilities149110.2
Transportation105.298.1
Health124.796.4
Miscellaneous130.8102
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Kansas City is 49% cheaper than Boston.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 78% cheaper in Kansas City.

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