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Cost of Living Comparison:
Iowa City, Iowa - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $65,000 in Iowa City, Iowa should increase to $113,253 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesIowa CitySeattle
Overall101.3176.5
Food100.1110.2
Housing102314.5
Utilities86.394
Transportation105113.3
Health95.9116.2
Miscellaneous103.4113.1
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Seattle is 74% more expensive than Iowa City.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 208% more expensive in Seattle.

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