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Cost of Living Comparison:
Memphis, Tennessee - Phoenix, Arizona

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A salary of $61,000 in Memphis, Tennessee should increase to $81,938 in Phoenix, Arizona

Cost of Living IndexesMemphisPhoenix
Overall7499.4
Food90.298.6
Housing40.3102.8
Utilities84.598.4
Transportation89.8101.4
Health95.495.1
Miscellaneous89.395.6
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Phoenix is 34% more expensive than Memphis.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 155% more expensive in Phoenix.

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