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Cost of Living Comparison:
New York, New York - Kansas City, Missouri

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A salary of $85,000 in New York, New York could decrease to $41,083 in Kansas City, Missouri

Cost of Living IndexesNew YorkKansas City
Overall18087
Food12598.7
Housing312.958.7
Utilities128.3110.2
Transportation106.898.1
Health11096.4
Miscellaneous119.9102
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Kansas City is 52% cheaper than New York.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 81% cheaper in Kansas City.

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