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Cost of Living Comparison:
Columbus, Ohio - Johnston, Iowa

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A salary of $50,000 in Columbus, Ohio should increase to $61,922 in Johnston, Iowa

Cost of Living IndexesColumbusJohnston
Overall84.3104.4
Food90.892.8
Housing64.5132.1
Utilities96.487.5
Transportation97.795.6
Health98.787
Miscellaneous90.289.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Johnston is 24% more expensive than Columbus.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 104% more expensive in Johnston.

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