Home /  Compare Cost of Living / Comparing Rochester to Raleigh

Cost of Living Comparison:
Rochester, New York - Raleigh, North Carolina

Change cities

A salary of $120,000 in Rochester, New York should increase to $149,051 in Raleigh, North Carolina

Cost of Living IndexesRochesterRaleigh
Overall82.2102.1
Food98.5101.6
Housing35.8110.2
Utilities103.1105.6
Transportation107.898.4
Health102.597.9
Miscellaneous105.594.5
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Raleigh is 24% more expensive than Rochester.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 207% more expensive in Raleigh.

Most Recent Searches on Cost of Living

Current CityComparison City
Atlanta, GeorgiaSacramento, CaliforniaCompare
Okeechobee, FloridaWilliamstown, MassachusettsCompare
Salt Lake City, UtahAustin, TexasCompare
Rapid City, South DakotaReston, VirginiaCompare
Gainesville, FloridaWest Palm Beach, FloridaCompare
Sugar Hill, GeorgiaReno, NevadaCompare
Huntsville, AlabamaHuntington Beach, CaliforniaCompare
Macon, GeorgiaSeffner, FloridaCompare
Mason City, IowaNorthfield, MinnesotaCompare
Harrisonburg, VirginiaAshland, VirginiaCompare
Redondo Beach, CaliforniaLake Wylie, South CarolinaCompare
Pompano Beach, FloridaDenver, ColoradoCompare
Port Orange, FloridaPort St. Lucie, FloridaCompare
Clayton, CaliforniaDavis, CaliforniaCompare
Phoenix, ArizonaLake Mary, FloridaCompare
Montgomery, AlabamaAtlanta, GeorgiaCompare
La Mirada, CaliforniaChicago, IllinoisCompare
Richmond, VirginiaHomestead Valley, CaliforniaCompare
Minneapolis, MinnesotaElkridge, MarylandCompare
Alexandria, VirginiaSpringfield, MissouriCompare

Bert Suggests test-driving a neighborhood in Rochester with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.
Or test-driving a neighborhood in Raleigh with an affordable short term rental. Click here to find the right place on Airbnb.

States with the Best Air Quality

Vermont
West Virginia
Virginia
South Dakota
Rhode Island