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Cost of Living Comparison:
San Jose, California - Reno, Nevada

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A salary of $50,000 in San Jose, California could decrease to $26,305 in Reno, Nevada

Cost of Living IndexesSan JoseReno
Overall222.2116.9
Food120.4100.5
Housing454.6158.1
Utilities127.579.3
Transportation111.9106.1
Health114.297.3
Miscellaneous104.893.7
100=national average

  COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
Reno is 47% cheaper than San Jose.
Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Housing is 65% cheaper in Reno.

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