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Cost of Living Comparison:
Richmond, Virginia - Washington, District of Columbia

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A salary of $50,000 in Richmond, Virginia should increase to $80,713 in Washington, District of Columbia

Cost of Living IndexesRichmondWashington
Overall95.4154
Food102.3112.6
Housing78.7255.3
Utilities104.5114.2
Transportation100.1107.5
Health114.5101.8
Miscellaneous102.3101.2
100=national average

Washington is 61% more expensive than Richmond.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

Housing is 224% more expensive in Washington.

Washington Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals

Richmond Housing Options

For Sale, Apartments
Single Family Rentals


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