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

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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.

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