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Cost of Living Comparison:
Montgomery, Alabama - Detroit, Michigan

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A salary of $50,000 in Montgomery, Alabama could decrease to $45,111 in Detroit, Michigan

Cost of Living IndexesMontgomeryDetroit
Overall80.872.9
Food9895.3
Housing44.920
Utilities106.8102.8
Transportation99.2101.6
Health89.1100.3
Miscellaneous97.294.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Detroit is 10% cheaper than Montgomery.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 55% cheaper in Detroit.

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