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Cost of Living Comparison:
Raleigh, North Carolina - Columbia, South Carolina

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A salary of $80,000 in Raleigh, North Carolina could decrease to $71,146 in Columbia, South Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesRaleighColumbia
Overall102.190.8
Food101.6102.5
Housing110.267.6
Utilities105.6113.5
Transportation98.4103.6
Health97.9101.2
Miscellaneous94.597.4
100=national average

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  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Columbia is 11% cheaper than Raleigh.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 38% cheaper in Columbia.

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