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Cost of Living Comparison:
Sacramento, California - Boulder, Colorado

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A salary of $50,000 in Sacramento, California should increase to $73,554 in Boulder, Colorado

Cost of Living IndexesSacramentoBoulder
Overall121178
Food111.899.7
Housing149.2344.1
Utilities113.995.3
Transportation108.198.3
Health108.2102.7
Miscellaneous103.3100.8
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Boulder is 47% more expensive than Sacramento.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 130% more expensive in Boulder.

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