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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 Phoenix, Arizona is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Phoenix, Arizona is more expensive.

Phoenix, Arizona cost of living is 99.40.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGPhoenix, ArizonaUnited States
  Overall  99100
  Grocery  98.6100
  Health  95100
  Housing  103100
  Utilities  98100
  Transportation  101100
  Miscellaneous  96100


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Rude people, No good jobs

Most of the jobs in this state are very low paying. If you want to make minimum wage or something close to it, this place is for you. If you want something better,... (Read More)



Incomparable (Phoenix Valley)

Im 42 and have moved around all my life. Ive lived mainly up and down the east coast. From Orlando/Atlanta/Charlotte/Maryland/Wilmington NC/Williamsport PA/Asheville NC... (Read More)



Pleasant toursit town

I think a few reviewers moved to Arizona just to escape the cold, or, perhaps, were looking for an easy place to find meaningful work. You do not find meaningful... (Read More)



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