Search for any place in the USA:



Cost of Living Comparison:
Detroit, Michigan - San Francisco, California

Change cities

A salary of $50,000 in Detroit, Michigan should increase to $165,484 in San Francisco, California

Detroit U.S. Avg. San Francisco
Cost of Living IndexesDetroitSan Francisco
Overall73.3242.6
Food94.5116.4
Housing21514.5
Utilities102.394.1
Transportation103.9110.3
Health97.3114
Miscellaneous95.3120.6
100=national average

San Francisco is 231% more expensive than Detroit.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 2350% more expensive in San Francisco.

San Francisco Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Detroit Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living

Current CityComparison City
Shelton, ConnecticutNewton, MassachusettsCompare
Kettering, OhioSan Antonio, TexasCompare
Warsaw, IndianaMiami, FloridaCompare
Cranston, Rhode IslandSan Diego, CaliforniaCompare
Bend, OregonNewark, New JerseyCompare
Cleveland, OhioUnion City, CaliforniaCompare
Yukon, OklahomaTampa, FloridaCompare
Knoxville, TennesseeClaremont, CaliforniaCompare
Rumford, MaineBoston, MassachusettsCompare
Houston, TexasLaconia, New HampshireCompare
Omaha, NebraskaPortland, OregonCompare
Crawfordville, FloridaMcDonough, GeorgiaCompare
Monroe, WashingtonReno, NevadaCompare
Germantown, MarylandHagerstown, MarylandCompare
Orlando, FloridaNorcross, GeorgiaCompare
Spokane, WashingtonRedmond, WashingtonCompare
Kansas City, MissouriFort Worth, TexasCompare
Amarillo, TexasNapa, CaliforniaCompare
Freeport, IllinoisKnoxville, IllinoisCompare
Toledo, OhioMonroe, LouisianaCompare