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

Overall, St. Paul, Minnesota cost of living is 102.00.

  COST OF LIVINGSt. Paul, MinnesotaUnited States
  Overall  102100
  Grocery  105.6100
  Health  102100
  Housing  92100
  Utilities  100100
  Transportation  107100
  Miscellaneous  110100


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re: Not all its cracked up to be... - 6/27/2010
Cindy, I'm sorry you are having a bad experience in St. Paul but there are numerous cultural events that I could point you in the direction of. Festival of Nations is... (read more)
Not all its cracked up to be...
There is this notorious buzzz around the cities~ saying how there are many cultural events. Dont be fooled people, there isnt. This has to be one of the most boring... (read more)
re: Need Info - 6/24/2008
I'm not from St. Paul, but I'm thinking of calling it home in 2013. I've looked up the transit system on the net and I like what I see. Look up, "Metro Transit... (read more)
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The Good and The Bad
I've lived in Minnesota my entire life (39 years) and my family has been here for generations. Although I've travelled the world I will always be a permanent... (read more)
More laid back than minneapolis
As a sibling in the Twin Cities, living in Saint Paul stands as the more quiet sister to minneapolis. in contrast it is cheaper, quiter, and slower paced. Many people... (read more)
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