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

Overall, Boston, Massachusetts cost of living is 160.70.

  COST OF LIVINGBoston, MassachusettsUnited States
  Overall  161100
  Grocery  116.5100
  Health  127100
  Housing  240100
  Utilities  129100
  Transportation  108100
  Miscellaneous  136100

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