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Cost of Living Comparison:
Minneapolis, Minnesota - West Des Moines, Iowa

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A salary of $100,000 in Minneapolis, Minnesota could decrease to $87,294 in West Des Moines, Iowa

Cost of Living IndexesMinneapolisWest Des Moines
Overall109.495.5
Food105.492.8
Housing117.8104.3
Utilities99.487.5
Transportation102.495.6
Health99.987
Miscellaneous110.789.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
West Des Moines is 13% cheaper than Minneapolis.
Miscellaneous is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Miscellaneous is 18% cheaper in West Des Moines.
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