Select a New Section:

Cost of Living

Download .xls

  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

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

Overall, Salem, Massachusetts cost of living is 136.00.

  COST OF LIVINGSalem, MassachusettsUnited States
  Overall  136100
  Grocery  117.6100
  Health  127100
  Housing  164100
  Utilities  134100
  Transportation  109100
  Miscellaneous  133100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Witch City, America
We are family friendly, albeit strange. We celebrate Halloween for a month. Check out the Haunted Happenings... (read more)
re: Horrible place for a Family - 3/1/2016
I just want to reply to this post as another person who moved with a young family to Salem a year ago. We have had a wonderful experience here so far with the... (read more)
Horrible place for a Family
I've been in Salem, Massachusetts for a year now because it brought me up here for my husband's job. Salem may be a great place to visit during Halloween but other... (read more)
To See All Comments for Salem Click Here

  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: Horrible place for a Family - 3/1/2016
I just want to reply to this post as another person who moved with a young family to Salem a year ago. We have had a wonderful experience here so far with the... (read more)
Horrible place for a Family
I've been in Salem, Massachusetts for a year now because it brought me up here for my husband's job. Salem may be a great place to visit during Halloween but other... (read more)
Love it!
My husband and I move to Salem, MA from Long Island NY five years ago and we love it! We kept on visiting for Halloween and we just decided to move here for the hell of... (read more)
To See All Comments for Salem Click Here



Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Salem, Massachusetts to any other place in the USA.

Select a New Section: