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Cost of Living Comparison:
Los Angeles, California - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $180,500 in Los Angeles, California could decrease to $170,343 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesLos AngelesSeattle
Overall163.5154.3
Food110107.7
Housing280252.4
Utilities110.692
Transportation110.7105.7
Health110.9118.5
Miscellaneous105.3110.3
100=national average

Seattle is 6% cheaper than Los Angeles.

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

Housing is 9% cheaper in Seattle.

Seattle Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Los Angeles Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


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