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

Columbus, Georgia cost of living is 81.50.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGColumbus, GeorgiaUnited States
  Overall  82100
  Grocery  98.4100
  Health  97100
  Housing  49100
  Utilities  99100
  Transportation  95100
  Miscellaneous  97100

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Crime central

This is the worst city I have ever lived in. The crime here is unbelievable! We moved to a neighborhood that was supposed to be in a nicer and safe section of town, but ... (Read More)



A real life version of Jerry Springer

Columbus is by far the worst place I've ever had the displeasure of living. Columbus is loaded with far right wing bigoted extremists (yes I even mean most of the... (Read More)



Not unlike most midsize cities in the South

Columbus is an interesting place in that it has some very unique qualities, but on the whole is your typical midsize Southern city in it's size range. This ended up... (Read More)



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