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

Minneapolis, Minnesota cost of living is 109.40.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGMinneapolis, MinnesotaUnited States
  Overall  109100
  Grocery  105.4100
  Health  100100
  Housing  118100
  Utilities  99100
  Transportation  102100
  Miscellaneous  111100


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Weird People

It's pretty cathartic reading the other reviews and realizing I'm not only one super uncomfortable with Minnesota space alien culture. I've lived here for 14 years and... (Read More)



Big City Appeal With Smug & White Trash Values

I used to work for a company based in MSP so I had the distinct "pleasure" of visiting nearly half a dozen times. Let's start with the positives: There are some very... (Read More)



Not throwing up my hat in Mpls.

I lived there 20 years and not only did I feel the lack of friendliness to outsiders (plenty of surface friendly) but so did a lot of other outsiders I talked to about... (Read More)



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