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Cost of Living Comparison:
Fairfax, Virginia - Tempe, Arizona

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A salary of $100,000 in Fairfax, Virginia could decrease to $68,411 in Tempe, Arizona

Cost of Living IndexesFairfaxTempe
100=national average

Tempe is 32% cheaper than Fairfax.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 51% cheaper in Tempe.

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