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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
Overall10291
Food102103
Housing11068
Median Home Cost$204,700$125,600
Utilities106114
Transportation98104
Health98101
Miscellaneous9597
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Columbia is 11% cheaper than Raleigh.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 38% cheaper in Columbia.

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