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

Bethesda, Maryland cost of living is 213.70.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGBethesda, MarylandUnited States
  Overall  214100
  Grocery  115.1100
  Health  100100
  Housing  444100
  Utilities  117100
  Transportation  104100
  Miscellaneous  99100

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Bethesda expensive place to liove

Amenities are plentiful, but costs continue to rise as do local and state taxes. Overall not a friendly place to... (Read More)



Great schools, good eating, nice blend of burbs an

Essentially an upscale suburb of Washington DC. Public transport is easy, there's plenty to do (though with none of the edginess of living closer in DC) and it's minutes... (Read More)



Real Cost of LIving in Bethesda

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