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Cost of Living

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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Anchorage, Alaska is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Anchorage, Alaska is more expensive.

Anchorage, Alaska cost of living is 135.20.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGAnchorage, AlaskaUnited States
  Overall  135100
  Grocery  128.9100
  Health  138100
  Housing  158100
  Utilities  133100
  Transportation  108100
  Miscellaneous  127100

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Anchorage climate

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