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

Overall, Frederick, Maryland cost of living is 115.10.

  COST OF LIVINGFrederick, MarylandUnited States
  Overall  115100
  Grocery  113100
  Health  102100
  Housing  138100
  Utilities  110100
  Transportation  106100
  Miscellaneous  98100


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I know people in the country are suffering from the economy, but Frederick County, Maryland is doing well. Its great place to live in its growing even in this... (read more)
Poor Infrastructure
Frederick has experienced massive growth in the past two decades. The result is overcrowded schools, inflated housing costs, and congested roads. There are very few... (read more)
we moved here for the climate. the fall and spring are long and the winters in Summers mild. there's not too much snow and only hot for a few weeks during the... (read more)
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quality of life
Great city to raise a... (read more)
re: Frederick, Md - 2/2/2007
I can't believe someone suggested moving to Hagerstown over Frederick after saying that Frederick has a redneck feel. LOL. Hagerstown is full of rednecks! It IS a... (read more)
re: Frederick, Md - 2/2/2007
Frederick is gorgeous. It is a little overcrowded during rush hour, the streets get pretty bad, but growing the road infrastructure takes time. As far as jobs, a lot of... (read more)
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