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Cost of Living Comparison:
Hickory, North Carolina - Asheville, North Carolina

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A salary of $50,000 in Hickory, North Carolina should increase to $62,102 in Asheville, North Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesHickoryAsheville
Overall88109.3
Food104.4103.4
Housing68.7123.5
Utilities92.4105.8
Transportation94.799
Health96.3108.7
Miscellaneous95.4101.9
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Asheville is 24% more expensive than Hickory.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 79% more expensive in Asheville.

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